"The avatar of American erotica."
• New York Times
"One of the leading thinkers and visionaries of our time."
• Utne Reader
"Maybe the best sex writer in America, period."
• Boston Phoenix
"Gives the lie to the favorite argument of the censors that erotica need be misogynist
and indifferent to the appetites of women."
• Robert Scheer
"A reactionary woman hater."
• Andrea Dworkin
"The least pretentious, most down-to-earth cultural revolutionary you'd ever want to
• Los Angeles Reader
"The widest read, reviled and revered sex expert in America."
• San Jose Mercury News
"Not only a superior writer; but also an acute psycho-sexual analyst."
• San Francisco Bay Guardian
"A unique personality who can comment on all manner of sexual issues in the politi-
cal, social, or personal arenas."
" No. 23 out of 62 Reasons to love America."
• Twin Cities Reader
"Insouciant proponent of polymorphous perversity."
• Lingua Franca
"A national treasure right up there with the Grand Canyon, the battlefield at Gettysburg, the Okefeenokee Swamp, and the Smithsonian Nancy Reagan Memorial Dress Collection." • Whole Earth Review
"Could not be accused of shutting up."
• Rolling Stone
"Let's face it. She's not boring."
• Los Angeles Times Magazine