Sex News: Cliterati to Join Top Sex Writers at Eroticon 2013

  Cliterati will be helping sex bloggers and erotica writers write sex right at Eroticon 2013. Founder, Emily Dubberley, and Book Editor, Lucy Felthouse will be speaking at Eroticon 2013, the UK’s only sex blogger and erotica writer’s conference. The conference, on 2nd and 3rd March at London’s Southbank will bring together the best in

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Event: ‘Daisy’ Online Film Premiere Weekend on Cliterati

‘Cocktails with Cliterati’ Promo from Jump Start Productions on Vimeo. For Cliterati, this weekend (3rd – 5th November) is all about the inimitable porn star Daisy Rock, as we will be playing host to the exclusive, free showing of ‘Daisy (Good Girls Go To Heaven, Bad Girls Go To Ibiza)’, Director Jamie Patterson’s behind-the-scenes documentary

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Sexual Pioneers: Mistress Absolute

Cliterati has long worshipped the fabulous Mistress Absolute (and has even had the joy of joining her in a training session, abusing a very willing sub) As the founder of London Fetish Weekend, she’s helped thousands of people enjoy kinky fun, learn more about their desires and find all the fetish accessories of their dreams.

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Event Preview: Club Spank

Welcome to Club Spank, Brighton’s freshest offering to the kinky party scene. Spank has recently whipped back home to the UK from sunny Australia, where they have been organising fetish dance parties for 6 years.The first Brighton Club Spank takes place at H-Bar & Club, Hove on Friday 19th October, with the theme ‘Garden of the

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Style: Designers Chosen for London Fetish Weekend Show

Congratulations to  Dayne Henderson, Eustratia and Lady Allura, the three new designers who’ve been picked to show their collections alongside London Fetish Week’s established friends House of Harlot, Jed Phoenix, Moretta Designs and Slaugherhouse Couture. Doors open at 9pm and 11.30pm. Show Times Jed Phoenix House of Harlot new designer #1 – Dayne Henderson new designer #2

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Events: Self Love Sunday

Welcome to the City of Self Love: a new Brighton-based initiative aiming to bring body-positivity and sex-positivity to your front door. They explain: “We know that every body is beautiful and we believe in the radical possibilities of pleasure, babe. Through music, poetry, film, conversation and zines we’re bringing a message of world grrrl peace, of confidence and

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Events: London Fetish Weekend

Now in its fifth year, the London Fetish Weekend (5th-7th October) brings you a whole weekend dedicated to kink. Three days, five events, two new exclusive venues and endless kinky adventures: shopping, workshops, fashion, dancing, playing and naughtiness in the kinkiest capital in the world. .It’s the ultimate fetish weekend: so much so that Cliterati

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Events: Apocastrip Wow!

“It’s 2012 and the end of the world is nigh.  Bunker down with Julie Atlas Muz (USA) and Mat Fraser (UK) at Priceless London Wonderground on the Southbank and get your last six months on earth rollicking with their cataclysmic cabaret sideshow striptease spectacular, Apocastrip Wow!” So reads the blurb for Apocastrip Wow! which recently

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Books: Smut and Magic Reading Event, Sh! Hoxton, 27th October

Victoria Blisse, Lucy Felthouse and K D Grace are having a joint book launch at Sh! Women’s Store in Hoxton, on the 27th October. The title of the event is a reference to the books being launched (and the fact it’s almost Halloween!). Lucy and Victoria are launching the anthology they edited together, Smut in the City – hence “smut.” And K D Grace is launching

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News: London Fetish Weekend 2012 Announces New Designer Award

Friday 5th October at London Fetish Weekend will see a brand new event –Fetish Fashion & Deviant Dance. The night will include a show from designers chosen from the entries for the ‘London Fetish Weekend New Designer Award’ alongside top alternative and fetish designers from the UK. There will be three new designers chosen to

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Events: 6th Annual BSSN Conference – Global Crisis: Local Identities and Sexuality

Registration is now open for the 6th Annual BSSN Conference – Global Crisis: Local Identities and Sexuality. Taking place on Thursday 13th September at the University of Sussex, this is an interdisciplinary conference aimed at activists, academics, scholars, member of the LGBT community and community groups, students, documentary and film-makers, writers and artists. The conference

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News: Global Female Condom Day

When you hear the phrase ‘female condom’, chances are it’ll elicit a smirk or a look of confusion. Female condom usage accounts for a mere 1.6 percent of total condom distribution. They’re much less widely understood and distributed than male condoms.While sex ed classes often include demonstrations of putting condoms on a phallus, it’s much

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Sex News: Sh! Women’s Store Offers 50 Shades Lessons

Inspired by the unstoppable tide of Fifty Shades, Sh!, the first female only, award-winning sex shop in the UK, is offering classes to explore this new wave of female sexual liberation. The store has seen a huge increase in sales directly relating to the book, along with a rise in the number of queries and

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Event Review: Briefs: All Male, All Vaudeville, All Trash Uncovered

“We want the audience to be able to chose between whether they’re just entertained, or to look deeper into the notions and challenges we present; the racial content in the show, ideas of gender and masculinity. We want to raise those ideas and give people the chance to talk about it or not.” So sayeth

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Events: Reducing Cisgenderisms in Relationship and Family Therapy

Cisgenderism is a term for discriminatory ideology that does not recognise people’s own view of their gender as legitimate. Previous findings indicate that pathologising forms of cisgenderism about children are more widespread in mental health professions than in other fields. People whose genders have been delegitimised by others are also ignored and marginalised in relationship

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Events: Naked Girls Reading and Dr Sketchy

On the 31st of July 2012, Naked Girls Reading and Dr. Sketchy hosted a thoroughly creative evening of stories, drawing and mischief. Readers were Sophia St. Villier, Crimson Skye and Josephine Shaker. Hosting this lascivious literary night of drinking, drawing and story-telling was the queen of Cabaret – and Cliterati Artcore editor – Ophelia Bitz. Cliterati couldn’t resist finding out

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Sexpertise: 50 Shades of Safe Play

As the UK’s first, and best established sex store run exclusively by women, Sh! is an authority on sex trends in the UK. As fantasy novel, 50 Shades of Grey, is now the UK’s best-selling book of all time, the phenomenon appears to have some legs left in it yet, and Sh! has been the

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News: Pride London apologises for scaled-down event

The organisers of Pride London have apologised publicly for changes to tomorrow’s event, which will see all vehicles banned from the parade, no official outdoor events in Soho and an earlier finish. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to go to central London tomorrow for the gay pride celebration, which is one of the

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