They aren't all addicts or slaves, trapped by circumstance and bad choices.
January 20, 2010 9:52 AM Subscribe
Sex Worker Literati is a monthly storytelling series that features sex workers, former sex workers, and people with stories about the sex industry who read, monologue, perform, and shimmy their ways into your hearts, minds, and naughty bits.
posted by hippybear (46 comments total)
24 users marked this as a favorite
(NSFW video feed)
A reading series brought to you by Hos, Hookers, Call Girls and Rent Boys,
a website which spawned a book about sex work, written by sex workers
In the US, Sex Worker Awareness
fights the battle against stigma. Sex workers in San Francisco have their own annual film festival.
When The Atlantic publishes a piece about "bein' a ho"
, the comments lead Jezebel to speak out against bigoted speech and assumptions
Other glimpses into the lives of sex workers: Sex Workers Present
is an international video feed of videos made by sex workers from around the world, giving their perspectives on laws and policies. Sex workers from around the world begin to organize against their stigmatized position in society. [PDF newsletter with several articles.
] [Sex Workers in India - an American's journey of discovery
Many groups seem to be working against the U.S. Anti-Prostitution Pledge