Tour Schedule

 

Email colten at puckerup.com to book Tristan for: book readings, university and college lectures, keynote speeches, conference talks and panels, sex and relationship workshops, and other public appearances.

 June 1, 2015, 5:30 pm reception, 7:00 pm ceremony
27th Annual Lambda Literary Awards
The Lambda Literary Awards identify and celebrate the best lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender books of the year and affirm that LGBTQ stories are part of the literature of the world. Tristan is honored to be among the presenters at this year’s awards!
Location: The Great Hall at Cooper Union, 7 East 7th Street @ 3rd Avenue, NYC
Admission: $150-250. Buy tickets here.

September 10, 2015, 2:00-5:00 pm
Sex Educator Boot Camp I: Basic
Are you passionate about sex education and want to build a career in the field? Sex educator, author, college lecturer, filmmaker and radio host Tristan Taormino has written or edited more than thirty books, appeared on dozens of television shows, garnered national media coverage, and keynoted, lectured, and taught workshops to over a million people around the world. But she’s never shared her insight into creating a successful sex education career—until now. In this three hour course, Tristan will share the secrets of her success as one of the most sought-after sex educators in the world for over a decade. You’ll learn how to: explore options for education and certification; harness your unique perspective in the field and communicate it effectively; identify your individual goals and the audience(s) you want to reach; network with other sex education professionals and build awareness about your work; create dynamic presentations and develop your teaching style; think creatively about marketing and promotion. Plus, you’ll have an opportunity to ask Tristan questions about your specific issues and concerns in an intimate environment. This course is ideal for people who: work in an ancillary field to sex education; are considering a career in sex education; are enrolled in or recently completed a sex education advanced degree program; or have worked as a professional sex educator for less than a year.
Location: CatalystCon West, Los Angeles Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505
Admission: $89. Save when you register for both Boot Camps. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged as space is limited. Tickets will be available at the door if there is space. You must be registered for CatalystCon West to attend this pre-con workshop. Email tristan at puckerup.com for information on scholarships.

September 11, 1:00-4:00 pm
Sex Educator Boot Camp II: Intermediate
Have you begun your journey as a sex educator and are ready to get serious, streamline your business, and get paid for what you love doing? In this intermediate course, Tristan Taormino, one of the most well-known educators in the field, shares her experience, skills, and insight to help you create a vibrant, fulfilling career in sex education. You’ll learn how to: hone your mission and unique point of view; develop and create business, branding, and marketing plans; use web-based tools and social media to connect with media professionals, other sex educators, and potential clients, employers and fans; garner media coverage in order to raise your public profile; embrace the value of your work and develop pricing structures and rates. Plus, you’ll have an opportunity to ask Tristan questions about your specific issues and concerns in an intimate environment. This course is ideal for people who have: worked as a professional sex educator or in the sex education field for at least a year; and/or completed Sex Educator Boot Camp I: Basic.
Location: CatalystCon West, Los Angeles Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505
Admission: $129. Save when you register for both Boot Camps. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged as space is limited. Tickets will be available at the door if there is space. You must be registered for CatalystCon West to attend this pre-con workshop. Email tristan at puckerup.com for information on scholarships. Register here.

September 11-13, 2015
CatalystCon West
CatalystCon is a conference created to inspire exceptional conversations about sexuality. The conference mission is to reach out and stimulate attendees to create important conversations within communities and change discourse and acceptance of sexuality within society. In addition to her pre-con workshops, Tristan will be at CatalystCon all weekend and she will be recording Sex Out Loud in front of a live studio audience!
Location: Los Angeles Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505
Admission: $100-175 depending on when you register. Register here.

October 15-17, 2015
Sex Down South
Sex Down South was born out of a desire for a space in the Southeast where folks could explore sex and sexuality. Our focus is intentionally broad, catering to a diverse range of people: from those who are curious but not quite committed, to those who have been around the block…and then some! Our mission is to create a sex-positive space for people of all walks of life to come together, explore, connect, and share knowledge and skills. It’s your exploration destination for all things sex and erotic.
Location: Sheraton Atlanta Airport Hotel, 1900 Sullivan Road, Atlanta, GA 30337.
Admission: $59-179. Register here.


Can’t make it to a live appearance? Listen to my show Sex Out Loud with Tristan Taormino every Friday at 5:00 pm PST / 8:00 pm EST. A new episode happens each week!

Listen: on The VoiceAmerica Variety Channel. You can also subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.
Join: We livetweet every week, so listen along with me on Friday! When I’m interviewing someone live, you can call us at 866-472-5788 or post questions on our Twitter feed @SexOutLoudRadio or on Facebook.