(m) Sadomasochism

(Excerpted from The Men's Bibliography: A comprehensive bibliography of writing on men, masculinities, gender, and sexualities, compiled by Michael Flood. 19th edition, 2008. Home URL: http://mensbiblio.xyonline.net/)

Note: The following includes material which advocates sadomasochistic sexual practices, and thus may be objectionable to some readers. Its inclusion here is not to be taken as an endorsement by the bibliography's author. Many of the general references on sexuality above contain discussions of sadomasochism.

Alison, Laurence, Pekka Santtila, N. Kenneth Sandnabba, and Niklas Nordling. (2001). Sadomasochistically-Oriented Behaviour: Diversity in Practice and Meaning. Archives of Sexual Behavior, February, 30(1), pp. 1-12.

Ardill, Susan, and Sue O’Sullivan. (1987). Upsetting an Applecart: Difference, Desire and Lesbian Sadomasochism. In Feminist Review. (eds). Sexuality: A Reader. London: Virago Press.

Baldwin, Guy. (1993). Ties That Bind: The SM/Leather/Fetish Erotic Style: Issues, Commentaries and Advice. Los Angeles, CA: Daedulus.

Barnard, Ian. (1994). Macho Sluts: Genre-fuck, S/M fantasy, and the reconfiguration of political action. In Kibbey, Ann et.al. (eds). Sexual Artifice: Persons, Images, Politics. New York & London: New York University Press.

Barry, Kathleen. (1979). Female Sexual Slavery. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall.

Barry, Kathleen. (1982). Sadomasochism: The New Feminist Backlash. Trivia, Fall.

Baumeister, R. F. (1988). Masochism as Escape from Self. Journal of Sex Research 25: 28-59.

Bean, J. W. (1994) Leathersex: A Guide for the Curious Outsider and the Serious Player. Daedalus: San Francisco.

Bellos, Linda. (1984). For Lesbian Sex, Against Sado-Masochism. In Kanter, Hannah, Lefanu, Sara, Shah, Shaila and Spedding, Carole. (eds). Sweeping Statements: Writings from the Women’s Liberation Movement, 1981-83. London: Women’s Press.

Benjamin, Jessica. (1983). Master and slave: The fantasy of erotic domination. In Snitow, Ann, Stansell, Christine and Thompson, Sharon. (eds). Desire: The Politics of Sexuality. New York: Monthly Review Press.

Bersani, L. (1995) Homos. Harvard University Press: Cambridge, MA. (Chapter entitled “Gay Daddy”).

Bienvenu, R. V. (1998). The Development of Sadomasochism as a Cultural Style in the Twentieth-Century United States. Dissertation Abstracts International, 59 (02A), 0620. (UMI No. 9825507).

Brame, Gloria R. (2000). Come Hither: A commonsense guide to kinky sex. New York: Fireside.

Brame, Gloria R., William D. Brame, and Jon Jacobs. (1997). Different Loving: The World of Sexual Dominance and Submission. London: Century.

Brodsky, J. (1993). The Mineshaft: A Retrospective Ethnography. Journal of Homosexuality 24(3/4): 233--251.

Califia, Pat. (1979). A secret side of lesbian sexuality. The Advocate, 27 December.

Califia, Pat. (1980). Sapphistry: The Book of Lesbian Sexuality. Tallahasee, Florida: Naiad Press.

Califia, Pat. (1981). Feminism and sadomasochism. Heresies, 12.

Califia, Pat. (1994). Public Sex: The Culture of Radical Sex. Pittsburgh, PA: Cleis.
Includes;
Feminism and sadomasochism.
Modern primitives, latex shamans, and ritual S/M.

Califia, Pat. The Lesbian S/M Safety Manual. Alyson/Lac.

Califia-Rice, Patrick. (2001). Sensuous Magic: A guide for adventurous couples. 2nd ed.; San Francisco: Cleis Press.

Card, Claudia. (1995). Lesbian Choices. New York: Columbia University Press.

Chancer, Lynn. (1998). Feminism and sadomasochism: Regarding sadomasochism in everyday life. Chapter 6 in Reconcilable Differences: Confronting Beauty, Pornography, and the Future of Feminism. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Clark, Jil. (1983). Lesbian S/M forum. Gay Community News [US], 10, 50, July 9.

Coveney, Lal. (1981). Sado-masochism. Scarlet Women, 13, July, pp. 29-33.

Creet, Julia. (1992). Daughter of the movement: The psychodynamics of lesbian S/M fantasy. Differences: A journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, Vol 5 No 2.

Donnelly, Denise, and James Fraser. (1998). Gender differences in sado-masochistic arousal among college students. Sex Roles, Sep., Vol. 39, Iss. 5/6.

Ernulf, K.E., and S.M. Innala. (1995). Sexual Bondage: A Review and Unobtrusive Investigation. Archives of Sexual Behavior 24(4): 631-654.

France, Marie. (1984). Sadomasochism and feminism. Feminist Review, No. 16, April.

Green, Richard. (2001). (Serious) Sadomasochism: A protected right of privacy? Archives of Sexual Behavior, 30(5), pp. 543-550.

Greene, Gerald, and Caroline Greene. (1973). S-M: The Last Taboo. New York: Grove.

Grumley, Michael. (1977). Hard Corps: Studies in Leather and Sadomasochism. New York: Dutton.

Henkin and Holiday. Consensual Sadomasochism.

Herrman, Bert. (1991). TRUST/The Handbook: A Guide to the Sensual and Spiritual Art of Handballing. San Francisco: Alamos Square Press.

Hopkins, Patrick D. (1994). Rethinking sadomasochism: Feminism, interpretation, and simulation. Hypatia, 9(1), Winter.

Jeffreys, Sheila. (1986). Sadomasochism: The erotic cult of fascism. Lesbian Ethics, 2(1), Spring.

Jeffreys, Sheila. (1990). Sadomasochism. In Anti-Climax: A Feminist Perspective on the Sexual Revolution. London: The Women’s Press.

Jeffreys, Sheila. (1993). The Lesbian Heresy: A Feminist Perspective on the Lesbian Sexual Revolution, North Melbourne: Spinifex.

Jeffreys, Sheila. (2003). Self-Harm or Social Change? Sadomasochism, cutting, and piercing in lesbian and gay culture. Chapter 5 in Unpacking Queer Politics: A lesbian feminist perspective. Polity (Blackwells).

Johnson, Craig. (1985). S/M and the myth of mutual consent. The New York Native, 121, and follow-up letters in Native, September 2-8, 1985.

Kamel, G. W. L. (1980). Leathersex: Meaningful Aspects of Gay Sadomasochism. Deviant Behavior: An Interdisciplinary Journal 1: 171--191.

Kantrowitz, Arnie. (1984). From the shadows: Gay male S/M activists. The Advocate, 29 May.

Kaplan, Louise J. (1991). Female Perversions. London: Pandora.

Kipnis, Laura. (1996). Bound and Gagged: Pornography and the Politics of Fantasy in America. New York: Grove Press. (Especially first chapter.)

Kippax, Susan, and Gary Smith. (2001). Anal intercourse and power in sex between men. Sexualities, 4(4).

Kleinberg, Seymour. (1980). Sexual pioneers or Uncle Tom’s bondage. In Kleinberg, Seymour Alienated Affections: Being Gay in America. New York: St Martin’s Press.

Langdridge, Darren, and Trevor Butt. (2004). A Hermeneutic Phenomenological Investigation of the Construction of Sadomasochistic Identities. Sexualities: Studies in Culture and Society, Volume 7 Issue 1, February.

Levine, Martin P. (1997). Gay Macho: The Life and Death of the Homosexual Clone. New York University Press.

Lewis, Reina, and Karen Adler. (1994). Come to me baby or, What’s wrong with lesbian SM. Women’s Studies International Forum, 17(4).

Lewis, Reina. (1994). Dis-graceful images: Della Grace and Lesbian sado-masochism. Feminist Review, No. 46, Spring.

Linden, Robin Ruth et.al. (1982). Against Sadomasochism. East Palo Alto, California: Frog in the Well Press.

MacNair, Mike. (1989). The contradictory politics of S/M. In Sheperd, Simon and Wallis, Mick. (eds). Coming on Strong: Gay Politics and Culture. London: Unwin Hyman.

Maines, Geoff. (1983). The agony and the ecstasy: The physiology of turning pain into pleasure. The Body Politic, December.

Maines, Geoff. (1984). Urban Aboriginals: A Celebration of Leather-Sexuality. San Francisco: Gay Sunshine Press.

Maines, Geoff. Gentle Warriors.

Master Jackson. (1992). Sir! More Sir! The Joy of S & M. San Francisco: Leyland Publications.

Menck, Mandy. (1993). The feminist ethics of lesbian S/M. In Perversions: Deviant Readings. New York: Routledge.

Moser and Madeson. Bound to be Free: The SM Experience.

Murry, Thomas. (1989). The Language of Sadomasochism.

Naerssen, A. X. van, Dijk, M. van, Hoogeveen, G., Visser, D. and Zessen, G. van. (1987). Gay S & M in Pornography and Reality. Journal of Homosexuality 12(2/3): 111-119.

Neath, Jeanne F. (1987). Let’s Discuss Dyke S/M and Quit the Name Calling: A Response to Sheila Jeffreys. Lesbian Ethics, 2(3), Summer.

Nestle, Joan. (ed.). (1992). The Persistent Desire: A Butch-Femme Reader. Boston: Alyson Publications.

Nordling, Niklas, Kenneth N. Sandnabba, and Pekka Santtila. (2000). The Prevalence and Effects of Self-Reported Childhood Sexual Abuse Among Sadomasochistically Oriented Males and Females. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 9: 53-63.

Peacock, B., Eyre, S. L., Quinn, S. Q. and Kegeles, S. (2001). Delineating Differences: Sub-Communities in the San Francisco Gay Community. Culture, Health & Sexuality 3(2): 183--201.

Penelope, Julia. (1987). The Illusion of Control: Sado-Masochism and the Sexual Metaphors of Childhood. Lesbian Ethics, 2(3), Summer.

Phelan, Shane. (1989). Sadomasochism and the Meaning of Feminism. Chapter 6 in Identity Politics: Lesbian Feminism and the Limits of Community. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Polhemus, Ted, and Housk Randall. (1994). Rituals of Love: Sexual Experiments, Erotic Possibilities. London: Picador.

Preston, John. (1981). Once I Had a Master. In Peraldi, Francois. (ed.). Polysexuality, Special ed. Semiotext(e), 4(1), pp. 172-4.

Preston, John. (1992). The Theatre of Sexual Initiation. In L. Senelick (ed.) Gender in Performance: The Presentation of Difference in the Performing Arts, pp. 324-336. University Press of New England: Hanover, NH.

Prezwalski, Jim. (1995). The Kiss of the Whip: Explorations in SM. San Francisco: Leyland Publications.

Reti, Irene. (ed.). (1993). Unleashing Feminism: Critiquing Lesbian Sadomasochism in the Gay Nineties. Santa Cruz, CA: Herbooks.

Ricardo, Jack. (ed.). Leathermen Speak Out: An Anthology on Leathersex.

Rubin, Gayle. (1982). The Leather Menace. Body Politic, 82(34).

Rubin, Gayle. (1994) The Valley of the Kings: Leathermen in San Francisco, 1960-1990. Dissertation Abstracts International, 56 (01A), 0249. (UMI No. 9513472).

Russo, Ann. (1987). Conflicts and Contradictions Among Feminists over Issues of Pornography and Sexual Freedom. Women’s Studies International Forum, 10(2).

SAMOIS. (eds). (1979). What Colour is Your Hankerchief? A Lesbian S/M Sexuality Reader.

SAMOIS. (eds). (1982). Coming to Power: Writings and Graphics on Lesbian S/M. Boston: Alyson Publications.

Sandnabba, Kenneth N., Pekka Santtila, Laurence Alison, and Niklas Nordling. (2002). Demographics, Sexual Behaviour, Family Background and Abuse Experiences of Practitioners of Sadomasochistic Sex: A Review of Recent Research. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 17: 39-55.

Sandnabba, Kenneth N., Pekka Santtila, Niklas Nordling, Andrea M. Beetz, and Laurence Alison. (2002). Characteristics of a sample of sadomasochistically-oriented males with recent experience of sexual contact with animals. Deviant Behavior, Volume 23, Number 6, November, pp. 511-529.

Schiller, Gregory C. (1987). The Pursuit of Masculinity: A Study in Homosexual Sadomasochism. Humanities and Social Sciences, 48(6), December.

Scholder, Amy, and Ira Silverberg. (eds). (1990). High Risk: An Anthology of Forbidden Writings. London: Serpent’s Tail.

Scoville, John Wyeth. (1985). Sexual Domination Today: Sado-Masochism and Domination-Submission. New York: Irvington.

Seidman, Steven. (1992). Cultural Feminism and its Critics II: The Debate over Lesbian S/M. In Embattled Eros: Sexual Politics and Ethics in Contemporary America. New York: Routledge, 115-122.

Smith, Barbara. (1988). Sappho was a Right-Off Woman. In Chester, Gail and Dickey, Julienne. (eds). Feminism and Censorship, Prism Press.

Sullivan, Nikki. (2003). Sadomasochism as resistance?. Chapter 9 in A Critical Introduction to Queer Theory. Melbourne: Circa (Melbourne Publishing Group).

Taylor, G. W. and Ussher, J. M. (2001). Making Sense of S&M: A Discourse Analytic Account. Sexualities, 4(3): 293-314.

Thompson, Bill. Sadomasochism. New York: Cassell.

Thompson, Mark. (ed.). (2001). Leatherfolk: Radical sex, people, politics, and practice. 2nd ed. (10th anniversary ed.); Los Angeles: Alyson Books.

Townsend, Larry. (1989). The Leatherman’s Handbook II. New York: Caryle Communications.

Weeks, Jeffrey. (1985). The Sexual Fringe and Sexual Choice. pp. 236-241 in Sexuality and its Discontents: Meanings, Myths and Modern Sexualities. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul.

Weinberg, M. S., Williams, C. J. and Moser, C. (1984) The Social Constituents of Sadomasochism. Social Problems 31: 379-389.

Weinberg, Thomas, and G.W. Levi Kamel. (1983). S and M: Studies in Sadomasochism. New York: Prometheus Books.
Includes;
Califia, P. A Secret Side of Lesbian Sexuality (pp. 129-136).
Weinberg, T., and Falk, G. The Social Organization of Sadism and Masochism (pp. 149-161).
Lee, J.A. The Social Organization of Sexual Risk (pp. 175-193).

Williams, D. (2006). Different (Painful) Strokes for Different Folks: A General Overview of Sexual Sadomasochism (SM) and its Diversity. Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity: Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 13(4): 333-346.

Williams, Linda. (1989). Power, Pleasure, and Perversion: Sadomasochistic Film Pornography. Representations, 27, Summer.

Wilton, Tamsin. (1996). Do You Always Love The One You Hurt? Lesbian Sadomasochism. Chapter 2 in Finger-Licking Good: The Ins and Outs of Lesbian Sex. London & New York Cassell.

Young, Ian. (1978). Forum on Sadomasochism. In Jay, Karla and Young, Allen. (eds). Lavender Culture. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.

Zussman, M. and Pierce, A. (1998). Shifts of Consciousness in Consensual S/M, Bondage, and Fetish Play. Anthropology of Consciousness (9)4: 15-38.


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Excerpted from The Men's Bibliography: A comprehensive bibliography of writing on men, masculinities, gender, and sexualities, compiled by Michael Flood.
19th edition, 2008, Canberra, Australia. ISBN 0 646 18088 6

E-mail:
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Home URL: http://mensbiblio.xyonline.net/