Erotic Literature: Sex, Taboos and Empowerment

December 10, 2019
Hosted by Lexi Sylver

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Why has female-focused erotic literature become so popular in recent years? How do erotica writers get inspiration for their stories? How can erotica help you explore your sexuality and help break down taboos? Join host Lexi Sylver with erotic author and editor Rachel Kramer Bussel to discover more about the sexy world of erotica. In this episode, Rachel reveals what inspires her to write her erotic stories, and how she first came to start writing erotic literature. They discuss why women’s erotica continues to gain popularity and the current trends in the industry. They explore the diverse selection of new stories written with representative characters of different backgrounds, gender identities, relationship styles and sexuality. Finally, they discuss how female empowerment has contributed to the emergence of erotic stories that break down sexual shame and taboos and explore the pursuit of pleasure. Lexi and Rachel also answer some questions from the audience during Letters to Lexi.

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Lexi Sylver

Lexi Sylver

Lexi Sylver is an ambassador for sexual education within erotic dating communities. Her mission is to promote personal empowerment by guiding you to explore your mind and body shamelessly, without judgment.

Lexi shares her passions on her blog, where she writes erotic stories, sex toy reviews, and openly discusses sexuality. She is a published author and curates a selection of sex toys and lingerie on her website. Lexi worked on many movies and series within the adult entertainment industry and was nominated for an AVN award for Best Screenplay.

While studying Psychology at McGill, Lexi was involved in several women’s groups on campus. She is on the Sexual Health Network of Quebec’s Board of Directors, co-chairing fundraisers to raise awareness for Sex Ed.

Since its inception nearly 20 years ago, SDC has evolved from a swingers’ dating platform into the world’s largest international open-minded community. Each of the more than 3 million members share a common desire to discover, connect and create with like-minded individuals in a safe environment.

To help you achieve this goal, SDC lets you explore and discover your deepest passions by providing compelling content, expert advice and tips from licensed sex therapists, relationship experts, and medical professionals. Whether a first-time explorer or a veteran, and no matter your relationship status, desire, question, or curiosity, SDC will guide you through every aspect of your erotic journey.

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