Photos: The Poetry Brothel at the Back Room (NSFW)

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Every month or so, poets and other literary types (in Victorian-era garb, because why not?) gather at the Poetry Brothel, a space where they perform intimate, sultry readings of their work. Last week, the group staged an event inspired by Cabaret Voltaire, an early-20th-century Swiss club that is considered the birthplace of Dada. Click through to see more titillating photos.