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On The Dresser

24 EpisodesProduced by On the DresserWebsite

Sex. Queers. Politics. What's on your dresser? Our conversations and stories on of sex, gender, culture, and politics are produced by sex workers, sex educators, and queer folks. We are a podcast born from an FM radio show. Now with 60% more free-speech and 33% more PhDs!


310 - Velvet Collar, Unhappy Endings with Bryan Knight

This week, Danny Cruz talks with Bryan Knight ( about rentboys and comic books. Bryan is the author of a new 9-part graphic novel series called Velvet Collar. With bright colors illustrated by Dave Davenport and vivid stories, Velvet Collar tells the story of a group of male escorts after a raid on an advertisement listing site. Bryan shares his vision for the work and how readers can get involved. You can find Episode One: Unhappy Endings now at

Plus! Lauren Kiley swaps some juicy HEADlines with Danny. There's good news and bad. Hear what's up with FOSTA/SESTA, DC Comics and Stormy Daniels.

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And! Danny and Lauren highlight some their favorite books, zines and comics by queer and sex worker voices. Why the summer reading list?

We'll be taking a short break as we strategize some life stuff and our path forward with this project we love so much. In the meantime, we'll share some new standalone interviews as well as gems from the past two and a half years at On The Dresser.

Reading List:
Don't Hate Our Heels Zine -
Suprihmbe's graphic novels and writing- or
Bingo Love by Tee Franklin -
Rent Girl by Michelle Tee -
Splendor and Travail by Jolene Bandini -

Bonus Rabbit Hole reading on the Comics Code Authority -

Want to get in touch with the On The Dresser team? Send us your questions, comments, suggestions or signal boosts to or find us on Facebook/Twitter @Onthedresser!

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Co-Ho(st)s/Production team:
Dr. Vanessa Carlisle (
Lauren Kiley (
Danny Cruz (

Sex. Queers. Politics. You'll find all of it On the Dresser!

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