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The history of sex; the history of us. Erotica, vintage nudes, the dirty secrets of lives past, myths & more. More @ http://www.sex-kitten.net/blog/category/vintage-inspiration/
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80s Films

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Looks a lot like Eartha Kitt…

Looks a lot like Eartha Kitt… | Sex History | Scoop.it
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Egyptian dancers Lys and Lyn Gamal

Egyptian dancers Lys and Lyn Gamal | Sex History | Scoop.it

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Bobbed Hair and Bathtub Gin: Writers Running Wild In The Twenties by Marion Meade - Sex~Kitten.net

Bobbed Hair and Bathtub Gin: Writers Running Wild In The Twenties by Marion Meade - Sex~Kitten.net | Sex History | Scoop.it

A decade characterized by drinking, partying and promiscuity; The Roaring Twenties were known as a time of great excess & rebellion. In order to encapsulate an oftentimes overlooked part of the era, author Marion Meade, explores an integral part of early 20th century literature, women writers.

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Novelist discusses her early-’90s stint working as a copy editor” at Hustler magazine.

Novelist discusses her early-’90s stint working as a copy editor” at Hustler magazine. | Sex History | Scoop.it
The Rest Was Just Imagination - An interview with Lydia Millet


BLVR: Your book Everyone’s Pretty is reportedly based on your time working with LFP. Could you talk about this influence in specific terms? The book doesn’t seem concerned with reporting on or analyzing the pornography industry.


LM: No, that was other people’s bailiwick. To me, mass-produced pornography is excruciatingly boring and the industry only a little less so. I was mostly interested in the styles of neurosis I met there.

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Regarding Millet's book, Everyone's Pretty, which we reviewed at Sex Kitten here: http://www.sex-kitten.net/2453411133339.html


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Regarding Millet's book, Everyone's Pretty, which we reviewed at Sex Kitten here: http://www.sex-kitten.net/2453411133339.html


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The first person in the world to undergo sex-reassignment surgery was in 1930!

The first person in the world to undergo sex-reassignment surgery was in 1930! | Sex History | Scoop.it
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Strippers Protest Censorship, 1959

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“T’aint fair” reads one of the signs held by protesters of newspaper censorship in 1959. Was that a pun? Could very well have been as a lot of the signs are rather clever with the wordplay. These vintage magazine pages were found...

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Under The Piers: Alvin Baltrop's Gay New York

Under The Piers: Alvin Baltrop's Gay New York | Sex History | Scoop.it

Open Eye Gallery's current exhibition has cast light on the little known work of gay African American photographer Alvin Baltrop who beautifully, and obsessively, captured the clandestine activities taking place under New York piers between 1975 and 1986.

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The Scantily Clad, Über-Bronzed Men of the 1990s

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A survey of the bronzed men’s bodies that graced our magazine’s pages in the 90s.
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Rocky Girls, 1920s

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An alternate history of sexuality in club culture

An alternate history of sexuality in club culture | Sex History | Scoop.it
Dance music was born in LGBT communities, but has this been forgotten? In this extended feature, Luis-Manuel Garcia examines the history of club culture's queer roots.
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8 Films That Changed Sex As We Know It (NSFW)

8 Films That Changed Sex As We Know It (NSFW) | Sex History | Scoop.it
Back in the 1950s, it was unusual to see two married adults sleep in the same bed, let alone witness an orgy filled with bodies, lust and sexual exploration. Then the 1960s came, and the tumultuous peace and love decade ushered in a filmic revolution in which sexuality was brought to the silver screen like never before.
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Dreams of the Forbidden City: When Chinatown Nightclubs Beckoned Hollywood

Dreams of the Forbidden City: When Chinatown Nightclubs Beckoned Hollywood | Sex History | Scoop.it
Trina Robbins—a San Francisco-based '60s underground comix pioneer, writer, historian, and vintage-clothing collector—met Pat Chin, Cynt...

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James Dean

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Lost poem by Sappho discovered

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Image: Wikimedia Commons. Sappho, a Greek lyric poet who died circa 570 BC, was greatly admired by her contemporaries, but today only a handful of her poems survive.

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Erotic tiles to go on show at Museum of London for Valentine's Day special

Erotic tiles to go on show at Museum of London for Valentine's Day special | Sex History | Scoop.it

For one night only next month, amorous visitors to the Museum of London will have the chance to see the steamy side of the 18th century.


A series of erotic tiles, detailing various sexual positions and even spanking, will go on display for the first time at a late-night Valentine’s Day event at the site in the heart of the City.

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Vintage Beefcake on Pinterest

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Beefcake from 1920's to 1970

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As Usual, A Lady Gambler Draws A Crowd

As Usual, A Lady Gambler Draws A Crowd | Sex History | Scoop.it
A lovely vintage photo of a woman playing Faro. Like Lady Luck herself, she draws a crowd of men. This authentic vintage casino photo is for sale from Hard Times Ranch.

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In the Beginning, There Was a Nipple

In the Beginning, There Was a Nipple | Sex History | Scoop.it

How Janet Jackson’s wardrobe malfunction, all nine-sixteenths of a second of it, changed TV, the internet, and American culture.

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Sex In The Cards?

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Theda Bara apparently just heard the news that women gamers have more sex. Still of Theda Bara from Carmen (1915).

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Vintage Sterling Silver nude erotic figural Lesbian Erotica Ring c 1970's size 6.5

Vintage Sterling Silver nude erotic figural Lesbian Erotica Ring c 1970's size 6.5 | Sex History | Scoop.it
Vintage Sterling Silver nude erotic figural Lesbian Erotica Ring c 1970s size 6.5 Awesome ring depicting 2 nude women , beautiful
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Vintage Nude with Drum

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