Leather Life Photography Contest

"The Goal of the Leather Life Photography Contest is to explore and exhibit the various avenues, and intricate ideals of the "Leather Lifestyle". This includes a raw exploration of an individuals view point of their life and of those that live in Leather. Photography brings an unspoken awareness, connection and insight into many journeys. "

By |January 23rd, 2015|Art, Contests, Entertainment|0 Comments

Mister Benson: The Screenplay

"Janurary 14, 2015. Kingston, Pennsylvania.35 years after its first publication, the cult classic Mr. Benson is set to take a large step towards being reborn for a new generation! Under Executive Producer Hardy Haberman and FilmMaker Justin John Costello, a feature length film adaptation of the John Preston novel will be shooting a fund raising trailer within the next few weeks in Dallas, TX."

By |January 14th, 2015|Entertainment, Film, News|0 Comments

Erotic Awakenings Podcast

Check out the Erotic Awakening Podcast. Dan & dawn talk about topping from the bottom, and why it is a good idea.

PLUS they talk to Jazz about the International Person of Leather!

PLUS they talk about when to mix job and polyamory and kink and where does the authentic person lie?

PLUS Facebook goes mad; Big […]

By |January 14th, 2015|Podcasts|0 Comments

A Dominatrix reviews “The History & Art of the Dominatix” by Anne O Nomis

When I was asked to review the new release “The History & Arts of the Dominatrix” by Anne O Nomis, my first thought was “ Oh god, not another book on being a dominatrix.” Over the last few years, the market has flooded with fluff about domination, BDSM and our lifestyle. Most of what I […]

By |January 13th, 2015|Books|0 Comments

CineKink Gears Up for Twelfth Annual Kinky Film Festival

Scheduled for February 24-March 1, 2015, the twelfth annual CineKink NYC will feature a specially-curated program of films and videos that celebrate and explore a wide diversity of sexuality.

Billed as “the kinky film festival,” with offerings drawn from both the independent cinema world and the adult, works presented at CineKink NYC will range from […]

By |January 13th, 2015|Film|0 Comments

From The LA&M Archives: This Month In Review

This Month in Review│ November 2014
By Jakob VanLammeren, LA&M Archivist/Collections Librarian
 

It’s been a while since I’ve written about an average* month at the Leather Archives & Museum. Sometimes I feel a certain kind of writer’s block around the specifics of what I do here (I think there are moments where I get so focused on […]

By |November 28th, 2014|Entertainment, History, News, People|0 Comments

Leatherati Calendar: Place Your Events Here!

"Leatherati has its own D-I-Y Calendar that community members can use to place their own events. You can even enhance your submission by submitting photos via email as well! If you are new to our site or have not yet used our Calendar Tab, here is a quick tutorial on how to place your event and let the world know what's happening in your area!"

By |November 3rd, 2014|Community, Current Affairs, Entertainment, Events, News|0 Comments

CineKink Seeks Entries for 2015 Festival and Tour

Kinky Film Festival Invites Filmmakers to Submit Sex-Positive, Kink-Friendly Entries for 12th Annual Event!

October 15, 2014 – RAHWAY, NJ – CineKink – “kinky film festival” – is seeking films and videos, of any length and genre, that explore and celebrate a wide diversity of sexuality, for inclusion at its annual NYC-based event and subsequent screening […]

By |October 15th, 2014|Film|0 Comments

Leatherati S-E-X Series: Butt of the Joke

 
by J Baby
Okay, so this is one for the “stories that are only funny to you after the fact” pile. You know those right? We’ve all had them, right? So here’s one of mine. Several years ago I was a wedding, or a commitment ceremony, or a domestic partnership party, or whatever they used to […]

By |August 8th, 2014|Entertainment, People|0 Comments

Leatherati S-E-X Series: “Breathing” by Tenille Brown

Since the release of my first book as editor released from Cleis Press in July, I’ve gotten many interesting inquiries during different times and at various appearances. At my reading, which took place at Charis Books in Atlanta, an attendee wanted to know how many of my stories was in the book. Another wanted to know if […]

By |August 7th, 2014|Books, Entertainment|2 Comments

The Yanks are Coming!

by Master Michael S and slave angie S

“Let’s go to the UK if we become International Master/slave” I suggested to slave angie about a year ago. “It’ll be fun!” When we thought about Great Britain and Master/slave or kink in general, thoughts that came to mind were things like caning, Victorian lifestyles, rubber and strict […]

By |July 31st, 2014|Community, Travel|3 Comments

CineKink in Portland

The 2014 CineKink Festival Tour kicks off with a one-night screening of sex-positive and kink-friendly films in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday, August 6. CineKink PDX will begin at 7pm with a screening of the shorts program, “Decade of Decadence,” followed by “Best of CineKink/2014,” at 9pm. All screenings will take place at the Clinton Street […]

By |July 30th, 2014|Events US, Film|0 Comments