#SexPosCon20 Early Registration Opens!

Early registration for SexPosCon20 is now available through December 21, 2019. The last conference sold out so we do recommend registering early. If you are a confirmed presenter, make sure to register using the “Presenter” price. If you are a Research Affiliate with Center for Positive Sexuality, please contact the Research Director prior to registering. […]

New issue of JPS available!

Four new articles published covering topics from peacemaking and positive sexuality to kink community education, exploring how we feel about public displays of affection involving sexual minorities to some of the problems with online directories featuring therapists who are “sex-positive”.

As always, Journal of Positive Sexuality is free to access and free to publish […]

SexPosCon Proposals due Sept 30

All presentation proposals for #SexPosCon20 need to be submitted no later than Monday, September 30! Blind peer reviews of proposals will begin immediately. We hope to inform presenters no later than October 7 or 8. Thank you!

CFP Closes Sept 15!

The second SexPosCon is in Burbank, CA at Woodbury University February 21-23, 2020. Call for Proposals available through September 15, 2019. The theme of the conference is “Positive Sexuality Encourages Peacemaking”. With the extra day added to the conference we hope to see even more diverse and creative people and presentations.

We are happy to […]

SexPosCon CFP opens July 15!

The second SexPosCon will be in Burbank, CA at Woodbury University February 21-23, 2020. Call for Proposals available July 15-September 15, 2019. The theme of the conference is “Positive Sexuality Encourages Peacemaking”. With the extra day added to the conference we hope to see even more diverse and creative people and presentations.

We are happy […]

New issue of JPS is available!

Check out the three new articles now posted from Journal of Positive Sexuality. First, the editors provide an overview of the last four years of publication, including metrics showing the reach of this unique publication. Revised submission guidelines are also provided.

The second article explores how self-identified gay […]

Vol 5 Iss 1 Coming in March!

Help us celebrate the fourth anniversary of Journal of Positive Sexuality, and the beginning of our fifth year of publication!

As we await the first issue of this volume, please consider checking the Archive for back issues and articles you may have missed.

You might also be interested in some of our article stats. For […]

JPS looking for New Manuscripts

Did you conduct cutting-edge sex-positive research? Do you have a new theoretical twist that supports positive sexuality? Consider submitting your completed and previously unpublished manuscript to the Journal of Positive Sexuality. This growing online peer-reviewed journal supports diverse, edgy research using various methodologies and from all academic and non-academic disciplines. We encourage professionals, community members, […]

Welcome to our Newest Editor!

Zaedryn Rook (they/them) is a non-binary butch writer who teaches and performs, specializing in sexualities, genders, kinks, and relationships. Zed’s power theory and queer erotica is widely published in anthologies and online, and they have lectured internationally. Under their nom de guerre, they have written at sugarbutch.net since 2006, recognized numerous places as one of […]

JPS Vol 4 Issue 2 now available!

New publications exploring the myth of the history of the vibrator; gender, stress, and BDSM practice; and social and emotional intelligence in BDSM are now available for free at Journal of Positive Sexuality!

More articles are coming later in 2018-early 2019. Get your submissions in now to be considered for publication. There are no fees […]