ROWAN PELLING’S THE AMORIST Issue 5 is on sale!
BELLE DE JOUR 50th Anniversary Special
Belle on Belle
Author of Diary of a London Call Girl. Dr Brooke Magnanti writes a personal reflection on Luis Bunuel’s masterpiece Belle de Jour and tells why why she stole Catherine Deneuve’s movie character as her own escort identity.
Oscar-nominated director Mike Figgis on Sexy Cinema
The director of Leaving Las Vegas, One Night Stand and the Loss of Sexual Innocence talks to Rowan Pelling about the fine art of making erotic films
Summer Kissing Special
John Walsh explains why the art of kissing is no simple matter and six leading writers talk about the best kiss of their life, including best-selling author Meg Rosoff, 'Call the Midwife' writer Harriet Warner and Kamin Mohammadi.
Proud Comrades in Arms
Historian Stephen Bourne writes about the gay soldiers who fought for Britain in WWII and found love on the battleground.
Sitting for John Singer Sargent
Historian Donna M Lucey on the Astor heiress who risked social censure to claim love with her best friend’s husband.
Quickie Versus Slowie
Two men discuss the virtues of love in the slow – and fast – lane.
Tells why she thinks a lover should be Alpha between the sheets, but Beta in the streets.
Exclusive short story by JD Jaks
The President’s Party. A woman goes to a fancy dress party in a Donald Trump mask and picks up her very own First Lady.
I want a red dress. I want it flimsy and cheap, I want it too tight, I want to wear it until someone tears it off me.