Synopses & Reviews
The Best American Erotica 1997 is the ideal collection for all lovers of first-rate erotic literature. Edited by Susie Bright, whom the Utne Reader calls "one of the leading thinkers and visionaries of our time," this fifth annual edition of a bestselling series brings together the most outstanding erotic writing of the year.
CONTRIBUTORS - Lauren P. Burka, Ivy Topiary, Mark Stuertz, Thomas Roche, Rose White and Eric Albert, Bob Vickery, Tsaurah Litzky, loana dp valencia, Nancy Kilpatrick, Michael Lowenthal, Serena Moloch, Marcy Sheiner, Stephen Spotte, Simon Sheppard, Joe Maynard, Bill Brent, Ted Blumberg, Lucy Taylor, E. R. Stewart, Isobel Bird, Allegra Long, M. Christian
From Susie Bright, America's most outrageous and outspoken chronicler of the nation's sexual practices, comes this new collection of her favorite and most titillating pieces of erotic literature. "This very literary, Epicurean collection is guaranteed to stimulate both hormones and funny bones".--"Publishers Weekly" praise for "The Best American Erotica, 1996".
About the Author
is a writer, editor, and performer hailed by the Boston Phoenix as the "goddess of erotica" In addition to having edited Herotica I
, and III
, the women's erotic fiction series, she is the author of the national bestseller, Susie Bright's Sexual State of the Union
; Susie Bright's Sexual Reality
: A Virtual Sex World Reader
; Susie Sexpert's Lesbian Sex World
; and Nothing But the Girl: The Blatant Lesbian Image
. The Millennium Whole Earth Catalog
calls her a "national treasure, right up there with the Grand Canyon, the Okefenokee Swamp, and the Smithsonian's Nancy Reagan Memorial Dress Collection"
Table of Contents
Mate / Lauren P. Burka -- My professor / Ivy Topiary -- Lunch / Mark Stuertz -- What he did / Thomas Roche -- She gets her ass fucked good / Rose White and Eric Albert -- Queer punk / Bob Vickery -- Virtue is its own reward / Tsaurah Litzky -- Bajando La Luna / Ioana dp Valencia -- The case of the demon lover / Nancy Kilpatrick -- Day of atonement: Confessional / Michael Lowenthal -- Behind the mask / Serena Moloch -- What? / Marcy Sheiner -- Spanish moss / Stephen Spotte -- A Puja to Ganesha / Simon Sheppard -- Tumors & humors / Joe Maynard -- Real / Bill Brent -- Feeding frenzy / Ted Blumberval - Real blood / Lucy Taylor -- Dictation / E. R. Stewart -- The butch's new clothes / Isobel Bird -- Soap and water / Allegra Long -- How coyote stole the sun / M. Christian.