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The Pageist - BDSM & Sex-Positive Book Reviews

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The Pageist - BDSM & Sex-Positive Book Reviews

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The Pageist is a podcast about books on BDSM and other forms of non-traditional sexual expression and relationships. Books reviewed include fiction, non-fiction and graphic novels; range from classics to contemporary works and feature topics like ethical non-monogamy, sex work, gender issues, kink and the science of sex. Authors, sex educators and experienced kinksters make occasional appearances, as well.

Latest Episodes

Episode 080: The Sexy Librarian's Big Book of Erotica

EEpisode the eightieth; wherein the Pageist talks social media, depression and labels. The book reviewed is The Sexy Librarian's Big Book of Erotica edited by Rose Caraway.

18 min2018 APR 20
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Episode 080: The Sexy Librarian's Big Book of Erotica

Episode 079 Epiphora and Reviewing Sex Toys

EEpisode the seventy-ninth; wherein the Pageist talks reviewing sex toys with veteran wanker Epiphora of HeyEpiphora.com.

63 min2018 MAR 26
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Episode 079 Epiphora and Reviewing Sex Toys

Episode 078 Page Turner of Poly.Land

EEpisode the seventy-eighth, wherein the Pageist talks with author and polyamorous person, Page Turner.

50 min2018 MAR 20
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Episode 078 Page Turner of Poly.Land

Episode 077: Kenton from Funkit Toys

EEpisode the seventy-seventh; wherein the Pageist talks silicone sex toys–the process of making them and the hows, whats, and wherefores–with Kenton from Funkit Toys.

78 min2018 FEB 23
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Episode 077: Kenton from Funkit Toys

Episode 076: JoEllen Notte

EEpisode the seventy-sixth; wherein the Pageist talks with writer and mental health advocate, JoEllen Notte about depression and relationships.

61 min2018 FEB 13
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Episode 076: JoEllen Notte

Episode 075: Master Jon

EEpisode the seventy-fifth, wherein the Pageist talks to Master Jon about books for a general audience that can benefit people into power exchange and a power exchange style based on the samurai code.

44 min2018 FEB 6
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Episode 075: Master Jon

Episode 074: Ask: Building Consent Culture

EEpisode the seventy-fourth; wherein the Pageist gets a long-held peeve or two off her chest, is tired of being tired and asks people to just… ask. The book reviewed is Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Stryker.

31 min2018 JAN 29
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Episode 074: Ask: Building Consent Culture

Episode 073: Richard Carver

EEpisode the seventy-third; wherein the Pageist talks sex toys–making them and the pros and cons of wood ones–with Richard Carver of Lumberjill.

60 min2018 JAN 20
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Episode 073: Richard Carver

Episode 072: The Cleis Press Sextionary

EEpisode the seventy-second; Wherein the Pageist reflects on the relationship between fantasy and reality and consults a passel of humans to write this episode’s book review. The book reviewed is The Cleis Press Sextionary.

43 min2017 DEC 29
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Episode 072: The Cleis Press Sextionary

Episode 071: My History of Sexy Reading

EEpisode the seventy-first; wherein the Pageist has some very good news, some potentially interesting news and gives her listeners the Bookshop Experience. This episode includes 30 mini book reviews. .45 Intro and Announcements: A big thank you to my patrons! You’ve kept my head afloat and my sanity intact this year. There was one new iTune rating–it must have been five stars! Thank you! There was one new survey response with some very kind feedback. Thank you, thank you. If you’d like to take the (anonymous) survey, the link is here and I curtsey in your general direction. 3.07 My Submissive Life: Walter’s tumour is benign! He’s no longer on one hormone, but is on another at least for a bit. I talked about the incredible things various hormones can do to a person in episode 61. 7.25 Book Review: This episode is what it was like being a regular customer at one of my bookshops using books about sex and sexuality I read prior to having the site or am currently reading but want to recommend in time for the holidays. Episode 36 was books I reviewed on the site prior to having the show. Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski Bonk by Mary Roach. Her TED Talk about 10 things you didn’t know about orgasm. Dr Tatiana’s Sex Advice for All Creation by Olivia Judson. Sex with the Queen by Eleanor Herman Sex with Kings by Eleanor Herman History Laid Bare by Richard Zacks Sexy Origins and Intimate Things by Charles Panati A History of Celibacy by Elizabeth Abbott Surpassing the Love of Men by Lillian Faderman Between Women by Sharon Marcus Boston Marriages by Esther D. Rothblum and Kathleen A. Brehony A Round-Heeled Woman by Jane Juska My Secret Garden by Nancy Friday The Heart of Dominance by Anton Fulmen Erotic Slavehood by Christina Abernathy Where I Am Led by Christina Parker Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Styker 28 Barbary Lane by Armistead Maupin Back to Barbary Lane by Armistead Maupin Goodbye Barbary Lane by Armistead Maupin Blue Heaven by Joe Keenan Alec Baldwin Doesn’t Love Me by Michael Thomas Ford It’s Not Mean If It’s True by Michael Thomas Ford That’s Mr Faggot to You by Michael Thomas Ford The Best Little Boy in the World by Andrew Tobias The Best Little Boy in the World Grows Up by Andrew Tobias The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith Patience and Sarah by Isabel Miller Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters Fingersmith by Sarah Waters Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean Auel 33.55 Closing Remarks: Thank you for tuning in! In the next episode I’ll be reviewing The Cleis Press Sextionary Support the show through PayPal! Support the show and site on Patreon and get bonus content each month! Like The Pageist on Facebook, follow on Twitter, Tumblr, Goodreads, Quora, Medium, and Instagram and join the Fetlife group. You can also subscribe to the website through the email form in the sidebar. Subscribe to the iTunes feed here. You can also rate the show in iTunes, which would be much appreciated! The libsyn feed is here and can be used in your favourite podcast feed reader. All episodes can be heard in an embedded player on this page.

35 min2017 DEC 15
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Episode 071: My History of Sexy Reading

Latest Episodes

Episode 080: The Sexy Librarian's Big Book of Erotica

EEpisode the eightieth; wherein the Pageist talks social media, depression and labels. The book reviewed is The Sexy Librarian's Big Book of Erotica edited by Rose Caraway.

18 min2018 APR 20
Comments
Episode 080: The Sexy Librarian's Big Book of Erotica

Episode 079 Epiphora and Reviewing Sex Toys

EEpisode the seventy-ninth; wherein the Pageist talks reviewing sex toys with veteran wanker Epiphora of HeyEpiphora.com.

63 min2018 MAR 26
Comments
Episode 079 Epiphora and Reviewing Sex Toys

Episode 078 Page Turner of Poly.Land

EEpisode the seventy-eighth, wherein the Pageist talks with author and polyamorous person, Page Turner.

50 min2018 MAR 20
Comments
Episode 078 Page Turner of Poly.Land

Episode 077: Kenton from Funkit Toys

EEpisode the seventy-seventh; wherein the Pageist talks silicone sex toys–the process of making them and the hows, whats, and wherefores–with Kenton from Funkit Toys.

78 min2018 FEB 23
Comments
Episode 077: Kenton from Funkit Toys

Episode 076: JoEllen Notte

EEpisode the seventy-sixth; wherein the Pageist talks with writer and mental health advocate, JoEllen Notte about depression and relationships.

61 min2018 FEB 13
Comments
Episode 076: JoEllen Notte

Episode 075: Master Jon

EEpisode the seventy-fifth, wherein the Pageist talks to Master Jon about books for a general audience that can benefit people into power exchange and a power exchange style based on the samurai code.

44 min2018 FEB 6
Comments
Episode 075: Master Jon

Episode 074: Ask: Building Consent Culture

EEpisode the seventy-fourth; wherein the Pageist gets a long-held peeve or two off her chest, is tired of being tired and asks people to just… ask. The book reviewed is Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Stryker.

31 min2018 JAN 29
Comments
Episode 074: Ask: Building Consent Culture

Episode 073: Richard Carver

EEpisode the seventy-third; wherein the Pageist talks sex toys–making them and the pros and cons of wood ones–with Richard Carver of Lumberjill.

60 min2018 JAN 20
Comments
Episode 073: Richard Carver

Episode 072: The Cleis Press Sextionary

EEpisode the seventy-second; Wherein the Pageist reflects on the relationship between fantasy and reality and consults a passel of humans to write this episode’s book review. The book reviewed is The Cleis Press Sextionary.

43 min2017 DEC 29
Comments
Episode 072: The Cleis Press Sextionary

Episode 071: My History of Sexy Reading

EEpisode the seventy-first; wherein the Pageist has some very good news, some potentially interesting news and gives her listeners the Bookshop Experience. This episode includes 30 mini book reviews. .45 Intro and Announcements: A big thank you to my patrons! You’ve kept my head afloat and my sanity intact this year. There was one new iTune rating–it must have been five stars! Thank you! There was one new survey response with some very kind feedback. Thank you, thank you. If you’d like to take the (anonymous) survey, the link is here and I curtsey in your general direction. 3.07 My Submissive Life: Walter’s tumour is benign! He’s no longer on one hormone, but is on another at least for a bit. I talked about the incredible things various hormones can do to a person in episode 61. 7.25 Book Review: This episode is what it was like being a regular customer at one of my bookshops using books about sex and sexuality I read prior to having the site or am currently reading but want to recommend in time for the holidays. Episode 36 was books I reviewed on the site prior to having the show. Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski Bonk by Mary Roach. Her TED Talk about 10 things you didn’t know about orgasm. Dr Tatiana’s Sex Advice for All Creation by Olivia Judson. Sex with the Queen by Eleanor Herman Sex with Kings by Eleanor Herman History Laid Bare by Richard Zacks Sexy Origins and Intimate Things by Charles Panati A History of Celibacy by Elizabeth Abbott Surpassing the Love of Men by Lillian Faderman Between Women by Sharon Marcus Boston Marriages by Esther D. Rothblum and Kathleen A. Brehony A Round-Heeled Woman by Jane Juska My Secret Garden by Nancy Friday The Heart of Dominance by Anton Fulmen Erotic Slavehood by Christina Abernathy Where I Am Led by Christina Parker Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Styker 28 Barbary Lane by Armistead Maupin Back to Barbary Lane by Armistead Maupin Goodbye Barbary Lane by Armistead Maupin Blue Heaven by Joe Keenan Alec Baldwin Doesn’t Love Me by Michael Thomas Ford It’s Not Mean If It’s True by Michael Thomas Ford That’s Mr Faggot to You by Michael Thomas Ford The Best Little Boy in the World by Andrew Tobias The Best Little Boy in the World Grows Up by Andrew Tobias The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith Patience and Sarah by Isabel Miller Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters Fingersmith by Sarah Waters Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean Auel 33.55 Closing Remarks: Thank you for tuning in! In the next episode I’ll be reviewing The Cleis Press Sextionary Support the show through PayPal! Support the show and site on Patreon and get bonus content each month! Like The Pageist on Facebook, follow on Twitter, Tumblr, Goodreads, Quora, Medium, and Instagram and join the Fetlife group. You can also subscribe to the website through the email form in the sidebar. Subscribe to the iTunes feed here. You can also rate the show in iTunes, which would be much appreciated! The libsyn feed is here and can be used in your favourite podcast feed reader. All episodes can be heard in an embedded player on this page.

35 min2017 DEC 15
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Episode 071: My History of Sexy Reading

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