Hos, Hookers, Call Girls, and Rent Boys: Professionals Writing on Life, Love, Money, and Sex

The only thing the writers in this book have in common is that they ve exchanged sex for money They re PhDs and dropouts, soccer moms and jailbirds, 2,500 a night call girls and 10 crack hos, and everything in between This anthology lends a voice to an underrepresented population that is simulta

Sex at the Margins: Migration, Labour Markets and the Rescue Industry

This groundbreaking work explodes several myths that selling sex is completely different from any other kind of work, that migrants who sell sex are passive victims, and that the multitude of people out to save them are without self interest n nLaura Agust n makes a passionate case against these ste

Sex Workers Unite: A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk

A provocative history that reveals how sex workers have been at the vanguard of social justice movements for the past fifty years while building a movement of their own that challenges our ideas about labor, sexuality, feminism, and freedom Documenting five decades of sex worker activism, Sex Worke

Temporarily Yours: Intimacy, Authenticity, and the Commerce of Sex

Generations of social thinkers have assumed that access to legitimate paid employment and a decline in the double standard would eliminate the reasons behind women s participation in prostitution Yet in both the developing world and in postindustrial cities of the West, sexual commerce has contin

$pread: The Best of the Magazine that Illuminated the Sex Industry and Started a Media Revolution

pread, an Utne Award winning magazine by and for sex workers, was independently published from 2005 to 2011 This collection features enduring essays about sex work around the world, first person stories that range from deeply traumatic to totally hilarious, analysis of media and culture, and fanta