INDEX
Italic page numbers refer to figures.
A–Action Adult Books, 88–89, 90–91,
97
Abzug, Bella, 30
Adler, Molly, 137, 183; co-founding
Progressive Pleasure Club, 214–15;
co-founding/running Self Serve, 110–
11, 136–38, 160, 173. See also Self Serve
Adult Entertainment Expo (aee), 1–2,
223, 225, 230
Adults Only, 91–92
Adult Superstore, 75–76, 108, 226
Agnew, Spiro, 6
aids, 53–54, 109; activism, 149, 166,
168, 203. See also San Francisco aids
Project
Airs, Kim, 1, 62, 97, 137, 174, 217. See also
Grand Opening
Alabama: antiobscenity laws, 6, 236n26
Alarcón, Norma, 163
Albuquerque, NM, 7, 84, 110–11, 133,
136–38, 137, 173, 214, 230
Allyn, David, 5
Amazon, 212, 215
Amber (customer), 226
Andre, Amy, 78–79, 101, 154–55, 165
Andrews, Kathy, 175
Angel, Buck, 2
Ann Summers, 101
Anzaldúa, Gloria, 163
archival research, 8, 229, 232
Ashoka, 196
Athineos, Dan, 152–53, 189
Atkinson, Ti-Grace, 22
avn Novelty Business: “The New Sex
Educators,” 140
Babeland, 2, 68, 83, 102, 213–14;
advertisements, 62, 70, 72, 184, 254n53;
Babelander’s Report, 71; brand, 71–75,
93, 96, 103–5, 108, 113–15, 169–72, 174,
176–77, 179–87, 230, 237n33; business
model, 69–70, 78, 85–86, 147–49, 188–
91, 194–95, 198–99, 203–9; catalogs,
63, 70; Come for a Cause, 203;
customers, 75–77, 103–5, 108, 152–53,
161–62, 178, 187, 198; employees,
10–12, 63–65, 68, 74–78, 84–85, 99,
104–5, 140–42, 149–50, 152–54, 156–
57, 161–62, 176–77, 179–83, 188–91,
198–201, 204, 206–9, 215–18, 229–30,
233, 254n53; founders, 66, 70, 93, 142,
147–49, 169–70, 174, 184, 197–200,
205, 216, 224–25; mission, 7, 11–12,
65, 67, 71–78, 72, 113, 115, 153–54, 168,
174, 182–83, 189–91, 199, 204, 207–9,
230, 233, 254n53; products, 65, 67, 94,
106, 113–15, 125; unionization, 215–218;
workshops, 147–48
Baltimore, MD, 7, 78, 85, 100, 102, 181
Bannerji, Himani, 162
Barbach, Lonnie, 47, 243n9; For Yourself,
37, 40
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