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Playing the Whore
Playing the Whore
Written by Melissa Gira Grant
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683231
Our Price: $14.95
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Playing the Whore
The Work of Sex Work
Written by Melissa Gira Grant


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Recent years have seen a panic over “online red-light districts,” which supposedly seduce vulnerable young women into a life of degradation, and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof’s live tweeting of a Cambodian brothel raid. But rarely do these fearful, salacious dispatches come from sex workers themselves, and rarely do they deviate from the position that sex workers... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Playing the Whore
The Work of Sex Work
Written by Melissa Gira Grant


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Recent years have seen a panic over “online red-light districts,” which supposedly seduce vulnerable young women into a life of degradation, and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof’s live tweeting of a Cambodian brothel raid. But rarely do these fearful, salacious dispatches come from sex workers themselves, and rarely do they deviate from the position that sex workers... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sex Workers Unite
Sex Workers Unite
Written by Melinda Chateauvert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807061398
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Sex Workers Unite
A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk
Written by Melinda Chateauvert


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $26.95

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 Workers Unite is a fresh... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Sex Workers Unite
A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk
Written by Melinda Chateauvert


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $26.95

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
 
Fifty countries treat sex work as a legitimate job, and it... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Traffik
Traffik
Text by Kevin Bales, Photographed by Norman Jean Roy, Foreword by Mariane Pearl
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874745
Our Price: $50.00
 Quantity: 1 
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Traffik

Text by Kevin Bales
Photographed by Norman Jean Roy
Foreword by Mariane Pearl


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2008
Price: $50.00

While on assignment for Glamour’s “Women of the Year” portfolio, photographer Norman Jean Roy was introduced to Somaly Mam, a former Cambodian sex slave who was being honored for her work rescuing women trapped in the sex industry and reintegrating them into society. Overwhelmed by her story and haunted by the... Read more >
Flesh Life
Flesh Life
Text by Trisha Ziff, Afterword by Pedro Meyer, Photographed by Joseph Rodriguez, Introduction by Ruben Martinez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576873106
Our Price: $35.00
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Flesh Life
Sex in Mexico City
Text by Trisha Ziff
Afterword by Pedro Meyer
Photographed by Joseph Rodriguez
Introduction by Ruben Martinez


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2006
Price: $35.00

“Spirit, flesh: in the end the same quest, born of a crumbling economy and identity. The single most apparent sign is the proliferation in prostitution, an ‘outing’ of what has always existed, but furtively. The government has officially admitted that it is impossible to rein in the sex trade; Mexico City... Read more >
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