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Get Thee to a Phalanstery: or, How Fourier Can Still Teach Us to Make Lemonade

- May 1, 2019 in capitalism, Charles Fourier, Fourierism, free-love, orgies, Philosophy, sex, socialism, socialist utopia, utopia, women's rights

Hot on the heels of the French revolution — by way of extravagant orgies, obscure taxonomies, and lemonade seas — Charles Fourier offered up his blueprint for a socialist utopia, and in the process also one of the most influential early critiques of capitalism. Dominic Pettman explores Fourier's radical, bizarre, and often astonishingly modern ideas, and how they might guide us in our own troubled times.

Get Thee to a Phalanstery: or, How Fourier Can Still Teach Us to Make Lemonade

- May 1, 2019 in capitalism, Charles Fourier, Fourierism, free-love, orgies, Philosophy, sex, socialism, socialist utopia, utopia, women's rights

Hot on the heels of the French revolution — by way of extravagant orgies, obscure taxonomies, and lemonade seas — Charles Fourier offered up his blueprint for a socialist utopia, and in the process also one of the most influential early critiques of capitalism. Dominic Pettman explores Fourier's radical, bizarre, and often astonishingly modern ideas, and how they might guide us in our own troubled times.

The Sexual Life of our Time in its Relations to Modern Civilization ([1906] 1909)

- June 27, 2018 in freud, homosexuality, iwan bloch, Marquis de sade, psychology, sex, sexuality

Encyclopaedic survey of sexual knowledge exploring topics ranging from spiritual love to wild love, traditional marriage to foot fetish, erotic painting to morning erection.

The Sexual Life of our Time in its Relations to Modern Civilization ([1906] 1909)

- June 27, 2018 in freud, homosexuality, iwan bloch, Marquis de sade, psychology, sex, sexuality

Encyclopaedic survey of sexual knowledge exploring topics ranging from spiritual love to wild love, traditional marriage to foot fetish, erotic painting to morning erection.

The Book of Exposition: A Collection of 15th-Century Erotica from the Middle East (1900)

- April 10, 2018 in arabic, erotica, islam, sex, sexology, victorian sexuality

A collection of fifteenth-century erotica from the Middle East, translated with a lengthy opening essay by the anonymous English Bohemian.

The Book of Exposition: A Collection of 15th-Century Erotica from the Middle East (1900)

- April 10, 2018 in arabic, erotica, islam, sex, sexology, victorian sexuality

A collection of fifteenth-century erotica from the Middle East, translated with a lengthy opening essay by the anonymous English Bohemian.

The Concealed Erotic Paintings of Sommonte (19th Century)

- July 6, 2017 in erotic, flowers, hidden art, sex, Sommonte, Summonte

A wonderfully unique object, at first glance merely a painting of roses, but with hidden erotic scenes beneath.

The Concealed Erotic Paintings of Sommonte (19th Century)

- July 6, 2017 in erotic, flowers, hidden art, sex, Sommonte, Summonte

A wonderfully unique object, at first glance merely a painting of roses, but with hidden erotic scenes beneath.

The Concealed Erotic Paintings of Sommonte (19th Century)

- July 6, 2017 in erotic, flowers, hidden art, sex, Sommonte, Summonte

A wonderfully unique object, at first glance merely a painting of roses, but with hidden erotic scenes beneath.

The Concealed Erotic Paintings of Sommonte (19th Century)

- July 6, 2017 in erotic, flowers, hidden art, sex, Sommonte, Summonte

A wonderfully unique object, at first glance merely a painting of roses, but with hidden erotic scenes beneath.