Delta of Venus


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Delta of Venus

stories of sexual adventure including incest, perversion, prostitution, etc. [Am. Lit.: Anaïs Nin Delta of Venus in Weiss, 124]
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Wantin, Unrequited and Sated by Truth Devour have been compared by reviewers of all ages to be layered with associations to novels such as Eat Prey Love due to the wonderful global adventures, and novels such as the French classic Emmanuelle and AnaE[macron]s Nin's short story collection Delta of Venus, due to the sexual exploration and expression of the main character Talia Jacobs.
The book has broken the weekly sales record for an erotic novel surpassing Anais Nin's Delta of Venus, which sold 510 copies in one week in 2004, according to Nielsen BookScan.
If the most celebrated book of erotic literature in the world, Delta of Venus by AnaE[macron]s Nin, was written for the practical purpose of paying the author's rent, as Joshi points out, wouldn't an invitation to write on sex plant more seeds of imagination in the writers' mind?
Roquelaure (Anne Rice), The Pearl: A Journal Of Facetiae And Voluptuous Reading, The Story Of O by Pauline Reage, Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov, Belinda by Anne Rice, Totally Herotica edited by Susie Bright, Macho Sluts by Pat Califia, Vox by Nicholson Baker, Delta Of Venus and Little Birds by Anais Nin, and American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis.
Between the 1986 release of Adrian Lyne's lucrative 9 1/2 Weeks, which King produced and co-wrote, (1) and the 1995 release of the Anais Nin adaptation Delta of Venus, which he directed, the filmmaker made a string of features with elegant production values often financed by Hollywood labels.
Delta of Venus also ends with the heroine leaving the hero, but in its case, the film as a whole supports King's post-feminist interpretation of it:</p>
But because Two Moon is less consumerist and pornographic than Delta of Venus, the sadomasochistic reading of its denouement is not fully compelling.
That Delta of Venus strays further from romance than other King features is unsurprising, given that the film is, like Jaeckin's The Story of O (1975), an adaptation of highbrow erotica.
In features like Two Moon and Delta of Venus (as well as in many RSD featurettes), this fantasy theme introduces fissures of ambiguity that King's dreamy style only widens.
Thus, in both the RSD serial and feature, voiceovers articulate the diary entries; similarly, in Delta of Venus, they give voice to the heroine's forays into literary erotica.
As the narrative waxes, figures like April or Elena (Audie England) of Delta of Venus harness their own exhibitionism, gaining active power over men, with this enhanced agency also duplicated in non-sexual aspects of their lives.
Go for short stories by female authors, like Mitzi Szereto's Erotic Travel Tales or The Delta Of Venus by Anais Nin.