Intermediate Poly Workshop - Polyamory & Non-Binary Kinksters
This month, let's talk about how relationship dynamics change when one or more people involved exist outside the binary. Is nonbinary sex different than binary sex? (Hint: often, the answer to this is yes) Where do you start in dividing responsibilities when there is no social norm to either adhere to or rebel against? How do you deal with affirming one person's binary gender without invalidating another person's nonbinary one? Let's delve into all the squicky, barely explored parts of gender, and particularly how we do all of this once more than two people start getting involved?
Intermediate Poly Workshop is a series of monthly workshops where we'll tackle more advanced poly topics as a group. The idea of a topic being more advanced in poly simply stems from the fact that these topics usually arise after someone's been doing poly for a while. These groups are open to absolutely anyone of any level who wants to attend. We just won't be devoting time to covering the usual early poly subjects like jealousy or opening up an existing relationship. The only requirement to attending is your curiosity and openness to discussion.
Your workshop leader is Avi Love, a poly nonbinary queer folk who has acquired more labels over the years than you can shake a rainbow glitter stick at. Avi has been practicing poly for about 9 years, though feels like they've only gotten the hang of it recently, and is excited to share experiences and compare notes on how we can all create more fulfilling relational structures for ourselves. Since Avi is a nonbinary queer person with extensive involvement in the kink scene, we're excited to make this a safe space for discussing all varieties of genders, sexualities, and kink identities, and many of the monthly group topics will center around these areas.
Advance Tickets: $15 - $35.
Advance tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.
Door Tickets: $20 - $40.
Ticketing is available at the door starting at 6:30 pm the evening of the class.
Please note that the Wicked Grounds Annex space at 293 8th St is ADA friendly once upstairs, but stairs are the only means of ingress and egress to the Wicked Grounds Annex space. If you have any questions, please message the event organizers and we will do our best to answer them!
Wicked Grounds Annex (View)
293 8th St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: Yes!|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|