Bureau Picks

Feminist Press Porn Anita Hill

New titles from The Feminist Press: The Feminist Porn Book and I Still Believe Anita Hill

The Bureau just received two new exciting books from The Feminist Press. The Feminist Porn Book, edited by Tristan Taormino, Constance Penley, Celine Parrenas Shimizu & Mireille Miller-Young The Feminist Porn Book brings together for the first time writings by feminists in the adult industry and research by feminist porn scholars. This book investigates not only how [...]

Sibling Rivarly books

Sibling Rivalry Press titles at the Bureau

Featured titles from Sibling Rivalry Press at the Bureau! “Founded in 2010, Sibling Rivalry Press is an independent publishing house based in Alexander, Arkansas. Our mission is to develop, promote, and market underground artistic talent—those who don’t quite fit into the mainstream.” “My Life as Adam is Bryan Borland’s full-length debut and was included as one [...]

Affectionate Men

Affectionate Men: A Photographic History of a Century of Male Couples (1850′s to 1950′s)

Affectionate Men: A Photographic History of a Century of Male Couples (1850′s to 1950′s), by Russell Bush, St. Martin’s Press, 1998. New out-of-print paperback for $50. Before Jeffrey Deitcher’s Dear Friends: American Photographs of Men Together, 1840-1918 (2001) and John Ibson’s Picturing Men: A Century of Male Relationships in Everyday American Photography (2002), photographic collector [...]

Wild Animals New Fuck You

Just arrived! Wild Animals I Have Known, the Sissy Calendar, The New Fuck You

Kevin Bentley’s Wild Animals I Have Known: Polk Street Diaries and After (2002), Elisha Lim’s Sissy calendar (universal),  The New Fuck You: Adventures in Lesbian Reading (1995), edited by Eileen Myles and Liz Kotz,  A Scarecrow’s Bible (2006) by Martin Hyatt, and To the Friend Who Did Not Save My Life (1990) by Hervé Guibert.

Rrose

The Bureau recommends Rrose is a Rrose is a Rrose: Gender Performance in Photography

Published on the occasion of the 1997 exhibition of the same name at the Guggenheim Museum, New York. Essays by Jennifer Blessing, Carole-Anne Tyler, Sarah Wilson, Nancy Spector, Judith Halberstam and Lyle Ashton Harris. Photographic works by Janine Antoni, Matthew Barney, Cecil Beaton, Brassaï, Claude Cahun, Marcel Duchamp, Nan Goldin, Lyle Ashton Harris, Hannah Höch, [...]