Breaking the Barriers to Desire: Polyamory, Polyfidelity
and Non-monogamy -- new
approaches to multiple relationships
Cover Design: Intersecting hands (jpb photography)
``A fascinating and provocative look at
a neglected aspect of sexuality"
Sue George, Journalist and author of Women and Bisexuality
``Can we really have what we long for?! These amazing stories hint at how
to build a more open, loving community. Best of all they give me hope"
Loraine Hutchins, Editor of Bi Any Other Name and leading
figure in the US Poly and Bi movements.
The book is 144 pages long and features:
- Polyamory means ``more loves than one": this book covers
a variety of forms of polyamory or ``responsible non-monogamy", such as
triads, polyfidelity, open relationships and
- The writers are people with experience in such relationships,
and the pressures external and internal which confront those attempting to
expand the definition of relationships in this way
- Both personal experience and advice and in-depth theoretical analysis
are provided, together with articles on the history of non-monogamy and
its position in feminist and political theories
A glossary, bibliography and list of resources are provided.
- Personal accounts of how responsible non-monogamy works in
- Non-monogamy in history
- Theoretical analysis of non-monogamy in religion, feminism and
See the Preface and sample
articles by Bernadette Lynn Bosky and
Carol Queen (this last is to appear in a next
edition if there is to be one).
ISBN: 0 907123 36 8
Publication Date: 1.6.95
Five Leaves Publications, PO Box 81, Nottingham, NG5 4ER, UK
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Kevin Lano and Claire Parry
Features Articles By
Emma Donoghue, Alison Rowan, Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli,
Claire Parry, Kevin Lano, Jennifer Rycenga, and many others.
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Distributor: AK Press, PO Box 40682, San Francisco, California, 94140-0682,
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