Extra Extra 19
Extra Extra is a take on the urban, connecting people through culture and eroticism. It is an array of intelligent, open and personal perspectives on city life brought to you in a volume of pure sexiness.
Extra Extra 19
Extra Extra 19 | In a hot steamy bath, wearing nothing but soapsuds, Extra Extra 19 awaits. Lauren Elkin’s Epistolary essay brims with desire as she sends letters to a man who is just out of reach. In Tentacular Thinking, Lara Haworth considers the art of making mistakes and Dan Hassler Forest ruminates on Janelle Monáe, the pop songstress who builds sensual, sci-fi worlds. Milo Rau speaks with Marijn Lems about his creative practice which is utterly intertwined with his experience of today’s world.
We give the floor to John Cameron Mitchell in an in depth interview on Shortbus, his masterpiece on liberation and orgies in New York. Huw Lemmey, in conversation with McKenzie Wark, traces queer lust in cities and his latest non-fiction book, Bad Gays, while Stéphanie D’heygere tells Anja Aronowsky Cronberg about her playful approach to everyday objects as accessories.
Ben Eastham complies a list of coming-of-age stories, Maureen Ghazel exchanges landscapes with her lover and, in a special 16-page commission, discover Adrianus Kundert’s delightfully phallic creations in Mechanical Erections. In a rush of warm, sensual colour, there are Marguerite Bornhauser’s photographs, and Justine Gensse travels to Porto in the Urbex, drinking in the luscious coastal views and a deep sip of Port wine, the sweetest nectar.