Betty's Memoir

Posted on the Nov 26, 2012 by Carlin Ross
One of my new favorites - Betty and her boyfriend Romeil in the 70's. Love the yellow hat and gold sunglasses.
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Posted on the Nov 13, 2012 by Carlin Ross
It all started with Betty's memoir - audible wanted the rights to release it as an audiobook. I've always seen the memoir as the perfect audio-erotica piece. Then we decided to release Sex for One...
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Posted on the Nov 12, 2012 by Carlin Ross
Whenever someone calls for an interview I say yes...and Betty curses me out. It's been a long road and Betty has been left on the cutting room floor too many times. I make my case...argue that...
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Posted on the Oct 30, 2012 by Carlin Ross
I love the 5 points Vidal Sassoon haircut, the yellow tank top sans bra, and the look of determination on her face. Betty is about 40 years old in this picture...she's traded in her paint brushes and...
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Posted on the Oct 24, 2012 by Carlin Ross
This is Betty and her roommate when they lived communally in San Francisco.  She knew him since he was a ten year old boy because she worked in the same ad agency as his dad.  She...
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Posted on the Oct 16, 2012 by Carlin Ross
This is one of my favorite Betty drawings from her Love Picture Exhibition. That's Betty and Roy in missionary position.  Her drawings were based on pictures she took of herself having sex.
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Posted on the Oct 10, 2012 by Carlin Ross
This image hangs next to Betty's bed.  Grant (her former lover) took the pictures and Betty drew the decorative pen and ink.   Betty is in the goddess pose in the center.  Sheila and...
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Posted on the Oct 02, 2012 by Carlin Ross
I love this picture.  This is Betty at the opening of her Love Picture Exhibition.  No bra...in a sweater dress...those earrings...one hot number.
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Posted on the Aug 24, 2012 by Carlin Ross
And loving every minute of it!
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Posted on the Aug 16, 2012 by Betty Dodson
The expression, “Physician heal thyself” has more meaning today than yesterday. After four decades of teaching women about masturbation, I’d gotten quite complacent in the last few years. After all,...
Posted on the Aug 14, 2012 by Betty Dodson
In the early seventies after getting involved in feminism, I began to think about teaching sex to women in practical terms. Instead of sitting around complaining about men as we’d been doing in my...
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Posted on the Aug 10, 2012 by Carlin Ross
I love finding vintage "Betty" video.  My favorite line: "It's hard for us to conceive that a woman can be sexual and have sex and determine what happens":
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Posted on the Aug 05, 2012 by Carlin Ross
This is one of Betty's hallmark feminist paintings: The Angry Cunt.  When you look at the breadth of her work, you can see her metamorphosis from artist to activist.  We've all been there...
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Posted on the Jun 27, 2012 by Carlin Ross
  Republished from Blikk.no: Hallelujah Gathering on Masturbation Betty Dodson took Pride House by storm, to put it mildly, when she had a lecture on masturbation and the vulva on Saturday....
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Posted on the Jun 25, 2012 by Betty Dodson
As an old time sexologist who’s traveled the world speaking to groups on controversial subjects, primarily masturbation, I’ve seen it all. Oslo is the one place I think of as being open-minded and...