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June 15, 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A Virtual Evening with Dr. Emily Morse in conversation with Dr. Wednesday Martin


Books & Books


June 15, 2023
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Books & Books and Park Books presents

A Virtual Evening with


in conversation with

Dr. Wednesday Martin


Smart Sex

(Park Row, $32.00)

Thursday, June 15th, 2023, 8 PM ET


Books & Books is filled with excitement to be hosting “the Dr. Ruth of a new generation”, Dr. Emily Morse for a virtual talk on her new book Smart Sex: How to Boost Your Sex IQ and Own Your Pleasure (Park Row, $32)!

Tickets include one (1) copy of the book Smart Sex ($32 + tax and U.S. shipping) shipped to your door after the virtual talk. Ticket holders will receive a direct link to access the event at checkout with their confirmation.

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About the Book: 

“This is the type of sex talk we need more of ” –Christina Aguilera, Grammy Award-winning musician and entrepreneurFrom the host of the #1 podcast Sex with Emily, Emily Morse, comes a revolutionary new book that reframes our relationship to pleasure and teaches us how to have the best sex of our lives.Dr. Emily Morse has been dubbed “the Dr. Ruth of a new generation” (New York Times) and has helped millions of people navigate the world of sex and relationships. In Smart Sex, she condenses all she’s learned as a doctor of human sexuality and offers a groundbreaking framework that will change the way you think about sex and pleasure. In this essential book you’ll uncover:

– A new sexual intelligence that will allow you to connect deeply with your body, your desires, and the psychological and physical blocks that are keeping you from experiencing the pleasure that is your birthright.

– Communication hacks to talk to your partner about topics ranging from oral sex to open relationships and everything in between.

– The truth about orgasms and how to start having more plentiful, powerful, and satisfying orgasms.

– Everything you need to know to be a good lover, from collaboration to technique. (Hint: it’s not what you think.)And so much more

Drawing from science, research, and lived experience, and written in a voice that’s entertaining and inclusive, Smart Sex will help you radically improve your sex life, your confidence, and your relationships, including your relationship with yourself.Advance Praise for SMART SEX

“Emily provides a healthy and comfortable approach to sex that I can easily relate to—this is the type of sex talk we need more of.” —Christina Aguilera, Grammy award-winning musician and entrepreneur

“Emily Morse helps guide readers through the formidable landscape of pleasure and desire. We need more books like Smart Sex.” —Esther Perel, psychotherapist, New York Times bestselling author of Mating in Captivity, and host of Where Should We Begin

“Regardless of your relationship status, your gender identity, or your sexuality, Smart Sex is an incredibly useful, fresh, and modern sex guide for everyone.” —Alex Cooper, host of Call Her Daddy 

“Emily Morse is a force of nature. Combining science, insight, advice and expertise, her new book is a sexual tornado that will blow you away.” —Ian Kerner, PhD, LMFT, author of She Comes First


About the Author:

Emily Morse is a doctor of human sexuality and the host of the award-winning #1 sexuality podcast, “Sex With Emily,” which has been on air for nearly two decades. She is a MasterClass instructor on sex and communication and was previously a radio host and executive producer on SiriusXM. She has been profiled in The New York TimesForbes, and Men’s Health and has been featured by The Today Show, Conan, Entertainment Tonight, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Bustle, and elsewhere. 

Dr. Morse’s mission is to liberate the conversation about sex and pleasure. Her candid conversations challenge cultural taboos, misinformation and awkward sex talks to create a future where people can deeply connect and embrace pleasure-filled lives. She lives in California.

About the Moderator:

Dr. Wednesday Martin is a social scientist with a background in anthropology and primatology, a feminist cultural critic, and #1 New York Times bestselling author who focuses on gender, motherhood, parenting, and female sexuality. Her book UNTRUE, about female non-monogamy across cultures and species and bias in the science of female sexuality, was a Kirkus “Best Books of 2018/Non-Fiction” selection. The Atlantic called UNTRUE “revolutionary” and “incendiary.”

Wednesday wrote a monthly column, “Sex, Actually” for Refinery29 and was also the sex columnist for Elle Italia. She regularly speaks about female sexuality at Yale, Columbia, Barnard, NYU, Pitzer College, USC, UT Austin, The New School, Bicocca University in Milan, and UCAL universities. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, Cosmopolitan, The Hollywood Reporter, The Times of London, and Psychology Today among others, and her seven books have been translated into over 20 languages. She has spoken as an expert on NPR, BBC Radio and television, The Today Show, Good Morning America, and more. Wednesday co-hosted the #1 rated i-tunes relationships podcast “True Sex and Wild Love” about sex and open relationships. She is currently working on a book about sexual autonomy and women in their fifties. Wednesday and her “apartner” Joel have two children and Wednesday is a stepmother of two young women. She lives in Los Angeles and New York City.