Drs. Carol Queen and Robert Lawrence wear many hats: They are one of
sexology’s long-term couples, polyamorous life partners and founding
directors of San Francisco’s Center for Sex & Culture. Before they
made a home at CSC, they roamed the country teaching alt-sex skills at
any venue that would host them and once taught a fisting workshop on a
tarp-covered pool table. They’re the founders of the live, public
Masturbate-a-Thon and the stars of Bend Over Boyfriend. In 2009 the
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence Sainted them for their work in the
When not joined at the hip, Robert is a disabled veteran with a lot
to say about sex and disability (and everything else) who’s working on a
book about sexual anatomy (he’s been lecturing on these topics since
1973), and Carol is Staff Sexologist at Good Vibrations, an
award-winning author, and a two-time Grand Marshal at San Francisco
Pride who debated “Promiscuity: Virtue or Vice?” at Oxford.
Join them for tea and conversation as they host the CatalystCon East
closing keynote and share a lifetime of sex-ed renegade fun and a
special call to action for a new generation that wants to make their own
life’s work on the path of sex education and pleasure activism.
The closing keynote is sponsored by Sportsheets International.