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It’s Asexual Awareness Week! Let’s take some time to learn about the asexual spectrum.

(via theartoftransliness)

Anyone who’s done time at a British public school or a progressive women’s college can tell you that matters of sexual orientation are not strictly either/or. But this book twirls that “/” with panache, spinning a generous handful of yarns about the stories we tell ourselves about sex, love, and identity.
Slate reviews Hanne Blank’s Straight

Coming in January from Beacon Press, new releases and paperback editions