Sexuality

Photography

paul mpagi sepuya uses portraiture to explore homoerotic desire

'Mirror studies' is a beautiful, disorienting blend of nude bodies — in which the photographer and the viewer are both present.
Sarah Moroz
10.21.18
Photography

this photo series captures the nonchalance of youth

How a university project evolved into an unwavering documentation of modern young adulthood.
John Buckley
9.12.18
Culture

this video game puts players in the role of young women exploring their sexuality

Once upon a time, the thought of a video game putting players in the role of a curious young girl would have been unthinkable.
Emma Finamore
6.19.18
News

amandla stenberg reveals her first lesbian crushes to king princess

The teen actor/activist has officially come out as gay in an illuminating interview.
Hannah Ongley
6.18.18
Photography

photographing female sexuality from adolescence to adulthood

Talia Chetrit's intimate portraits have elicited strong responses, but the MAXXI Bulgari Prize finalist says it's all about context.
Sarah Moroz
6.11.18
Culture

hilton als has some issues with the word 'woke'

In White Girls, the Pulitzer prize-winning author explored race, sexuality, André Leon Talley and Eminem. He discusses its impact -- and potential sequel -- with Paul Flynn.
Paul Flynn
5.2.18
Culture

so what does pansexual actually mean?

Janelle Monáe previously identified as bisexual. However, in “pansexual” she seems to have found a term that works much better for her.
Amelia Abraham
4.28.18
News

janelle monáe identifies as a pansexual 'free-ass motherfucker'

The radical artist drops her visual album ‘Dirty Computer’ tomorrow.
Hannah Ongley
4.27.18
News

this week in sex: kendall and being “not gay”

It’s so boring that here we are in 2018 and people are still being pigeonholed into being one thing or another. Maybe it’s time we all embraced the fact that there are many shades in the rainbow of love.
Sophie Peacock
3.20.18
Culture

the book shining a spotlight on sexual subcultures and diy fetish

From erotic fan fiction to niche kinks involving shaved heads and sneezing, Katharine Gates' revised tome Deviant Desires: A Tour of the Erotic Edge peels back the curtain on the more obscure side of sexual subcultures.
Tish Weinstock
1.30.18
Music

the new fischerspooner video liberates the male form to be sexual, expressive and fearless

TopBrazil is hot.
Frankie Dunn
1.19.18
screen

netflix’s new bingewatch is out to cure archaic notions of sexuality

She’s Gotta Have It looks set to fix a lot more than a hangover, as Spike Lee comes to TV and gives us what we need.
Georgie Wright
11.24.17