Joseph W. Bean has been hanging around radical sex for a very long time, and he
has a habit of writing about everything he hangs around, sex included. Bean's
books include Leathersex: A Guide for the Curious Outsider and the Serious
Player, Leathersex Q & A, Horse Men, Leathersex Shadows and Flogging. His work
can also be found in many other books including Different Loving, Leatherfolk,
Happily Ever After, SlaveCraft and Ties That Bind. He was the first Executive
Director of the Leather Archives & Museum, serving from 1997 to 2002. He now
lives in paradise, also known as the island of Maui in Hawai'i.