TABLE OF CONTENTS
Sex in Public
MANDY STADTMILLER interviewed by
by NATASHA VARGAS-COOPER
Don’t be a Stranger
by ADRIAN CHEN
Whips with Friends
by HELENA FITZGERALD
K in Love
by HANNAH BLACK
by WHITNEY ERIN BOESEL
The Withdrawal Method
by ERWIN MONTGOMERY
by ROB HORNING
When Lovers Die
by MALCOLM HARRIS
Exorcisms in Style
by YUKA IGARASHI
Unsolicited Advice for Living in the End Times
by MICHAEL SEIDENBERG
With its isolating interfaces, the Internet is — much like sex itself — no place for intersubjectivity. Maybe that’s why it has lent itself so well to dating. With Issue 13, the New Inquiry Magazine looks at looking for love in all the wrong places.
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