The ‘M’ in BDSM

Venus in FursAn article on Venus in Furs, by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch

LN Bey, writer and fan of BDSM erotica, has written an article on Venus in Furs. His opening lines:

Unlike the other works I’ve so far reviewed which have had relatively little written about them, Venus in Furs has been so thoroughly analyzed that I’ve been stumped as to what is left to say. The internet is peppered with introductions, hilariously “negative” reviews, and looming large, Gilles Deleuze’s novella-length essay “Coldness and Cruelty,” which I have even referenced in previous reviews.

Read the complete article.