Little Joe 6
Publisher: Little Joe
(Pre-order, available December 1st)
The hot pink cover features BloodSisters, Michelle Handelman’s groundbreaking 1995 documentary about lesbian BDSM, accompanying a text by Black Venus. Meanwhile, Jonesy talks to Roger Earl about his definitive 1975 S/M porn Born to Raise Hell. Little Joe are excited to feature new writing by Jeremy Atherton Lin, a dark coming-of-age graphic memoir by acclaimed cartoonist Eric Orner, and a specially commissioned sixteen-page artist project by Martine Syms. Elsewhere, Liz Rosenfeld interviews artist and filmmaker Shu Lea Cheang; Tobi Haslett and Ed Halter celebrate the work of pioneering Black experimental filmmaker Edward Owens; Elisabeth Subrin conducts meticulous research into Maria Schneider; filmmaker John Greyson and artist Ryan Conrad have an intergenerational dialogue about HIV/AIDS activist video; and Ask Any Buddy’s Evan Purchell selects his Video Library. In their regular Visual and Other Pleasures section, they feature short-form filmic memoirs from filmmaker Peter Strickland, playwright Sylvan Oswald and filmmaker Samara Halperin; a meditation on Kathy Bates by Aleesa Cohene and Daniella Sanader; the filmmakers behind Raw! Uncut! Video! delve into the archives of gay porn studio Palm Drive Video, and Ms. Vaginal Davis reviews films.
Contributors: Jeremy Atherton Lin, Black Venus, Shu Lea Cheang, Alex Clausen, Aleesa Cohene, Ryan Conrad, Vaginal Davis, Roger Earl, John Greyson, Samara Halperin, Ed Halter, Tobi Haslett, Jonesy, Eric Orner, Sylvan Oswald, Evan Purchell, Liz Rosenfeld, Daniella Sanader, Elisabeth Subrin, Peter Strickland, Martine Syms, Ryan A. White.
Edited by Sam Ashby and Jon Davies
Designed by Sam Ashby and Sixto-Juan Zavala. Cover Photograph by J.C. Collins, from BloodSisters: Leather, Dykes and Sadomasochism (Michelle Handelman, 1995)