Secret Identity Book Raunch Party :: April 5th

Book “Raunch” Party

The Fetish Art of Superman’s Co-creator, Joe Shuster”

Date: Sunday, April 5th, 2009
Time: 8pm-2am
Place: Arlo & Esme // 42 E1st Street // 1 + 2nd ave. // NYC
Bringing together NYC nightlife, BDSM // fetishists, and comic book
enthusiasts under one roof, for just one night.

There will be select ambient S&M performances based on Joe Shuster’s
illustrations to entertain throughout the evening, creating a unique event,
not to be missed.
Book: “SECRET IDENTITY: The Fetish Art of Superman’s Co-creator, Joe
Shuster” by Craig Yoe. SECRET IDENTITY is a very noir (and very true) story
from 1950s New York. Joe Shuster (who, with his childhood pal Jerry Siegel
created Superman) also illustrated S&M/bondage magazines later in his
after he’d lost the lawsuit against DC Comics for rights to Superman.

Author: Craig Yoe, formerly creative director of Jim Henson’s Muppets, is
a well-respected comic historian and has been called by Animation Magazine,
“Dr. Seuss on Acid!”

Costume Contest::

Judges: Hostess Valissa // Mishka Greg // Author Craig
1) Super-est 2) Sew-good 3) Sexiest

Prizes: Signed books, Posters and Mishka NYC Goodies

Star Eyes [Trouble&Bass] 8-10pm
Van Scott [DJs Are Not Rock Stars] 10-12am
Jubilee [Nightshifters//Flashing Lights] 12-2am

Superstylist Hostess:
Valissa Yoe

Scene Models:
Deity [The Box // Badass]
Kirusha [Dark Art Kabaret]
Good Kitty
Galaxia Terror
Carrie Wilds
Photos by:

Supported By:

Mishka NYC

Xris SMack! // OBJECTify

adrian buckmaster photography

Nicky Digital

Valissa Yoe

Yoe! Studio

Mlle Lena
Frances Eugenia

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For Book // Author Interview Inquiries:


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