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November 21, 2020
Sex & Data: The Pros & Cons of Tracking Your Sex Life
with Kate Sloan
What do you think you would learn about your sex life if you tracked it “by the numbers”? Would you know what to track to find the most relevant information? How would you feel about the information you learned? Kate Sloan, a sex writer, podcaster, and author of the forthcoming book 101 Kinky Things That Even You Can Do, will join us to share her experience creating a “sex spreadsheet”, including why she started tracking her sex life, and what she learned.
October 24, 2020
The Future of Gender
with Lucie Fielding
The gender binary does not actually exist, but our beliefs about gender have indelibly shaped the world we move through. Lucie Fielding, therapist, sex educator, and author of the forthcoming book Trans Sex: Clinical Approaches to Trans Sexualities and Erotic Embodiments, will join us to discuss gender as provocation, resistance, empowerment, play, and, most of all, a horizon imbued with possibility.
September 26, 2020
The Future of Kink Conferences
with Marla Renee Stewart
Eventually we’ll be able to gather in large groups again, and when that time comes kinksters are going to be very ready to get back to classes, play dates, and public dungeons. The popularity of kink conferences was soaring before the pandemic hit, with large and small events happening around the US and the world. Marla Renee Stewart, a sexologist and Co-Founder of the Sex Down South Conference, will be joining us to discuss how Covid-19, the #MeToo conversation, and the Black Lives Matter movement will impact the future of kink conferences.
July 25, 2020
The Identity Series: Leather Titleholding
with Tyesha Best
Leather contests are a unique part of BDSM culture, and are steeped in traditions with a focus on respecting history. But in recent years, the contests have been undergoing a much needed evolution to be more inclusive to growing communities, and to modernize in language and action. Tyesha Nicole Best, the Media Coordinator for International Mr Leather, will be joining us to discuss how leather titleholding is changing, and how it’s staying the same.
May 30, 2020
The Identity Series: Lifestyle and Professional
with Simone Justice
For decades there’s been tension between “lifestyle” kinksters, and those who choose to pursue a career in kink. Like art, music, and other creative pursuits, there can be a distrust of those who monetize their passion. However, many professional kinksters are lifestyle also, so the line is often blurred. Simone Justice, a world-renowned Professional Dominatrix, lifestyle kinkster and BDSM educator, will join Kali to discuss the differences and similarities between the lifestyle and professional kink communities.
April 25th, 2020
Sex & Business: The Final Frontier
with Cameron Glover
The Sex-Ed Industry is booming, but not without some bumps in the road. Cameron Glover, a business coach for sex educators, and the newly appointed Director of Operations for Women of Sex Tech, will join Kali to talk about Sex & Business, including ethical businesses under capitalism, being a sexuality professional and how the sexuality field is the last frontier within the future of work.
March 28th, 2020
Sex & Mental Health: The Silence & The Stigma
with JoEllen Notte
Mental health and sexuality are two taboo topics that are relevant to nearly everyone. JoEllen Notte, author of The Monster Under the Bed: Sex, Depression, and the Conversations We Aren’t Having will be joining Kali to discuss the ways that depression and other mental health struggles can impact our body perception, sexual desires, and partners' experience.
February 29th, 2020
Sex & Social Justice: Intersectional Activism
with Aida Manduley, LCSW
Our first official live MetaKink interview happens on Leap Year, a special day to mark a special occasion! Aida Manduley, LCSW will be joining Kali to discuss Sex & Social Justice, including why this is such an important intersection of issues at this moment in history, and how community-building and activism are critical building blocks in changing the status quo.
with Mollena Williams
To get MetaKink started and give our early supporters some #KinkyGoodness to whet your appetites, Princess Kali invited Mollena Williams to be the first guest interview. Watch this previously recorded video (no live Q&A) as soon as you become a Kink Academy Patreon supporter. During this hour-long conversation, they talk about how the kink and leather worlds have changed over the last two decades, misconceptions about “24/7” relationships, how “Pedestal Culture” creates toxic elements in a community, and much more.