Frederique Delacoste


Frederique Delacoste was co-publisher of Cleis Press until 2014. She lives in San Francisco.

Sex Work

"Sex Work takes the discussion away from the screenwriters and places it firmly within the language of workers themselves." —The Village Voice

"A very ambitious and diverse collection." —The Women’s Review of Books

"An absolutely smashing book—a must read for both humanists and feminists!" —The Humanist

"If you really want to know what goes on in the mind of a woman who sells sex for money, get yourself a book called Sex Work. I think you will be in for some surprises." —Veronica Vera

"A tapestry of dazzling hue and texture, strong as the women who wove it." —Gay Community News