Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Venus and the Seven Sexes" is a short science-fiction story written by William Tenn in 1947. It was reprinted in 1968 as part of The Seven Sexes, a collection of Tenn''s stories. In the story, mankind discovers a race living on Venus which requires seven different sexes in order to reproduce. Unfortunately, mankind is represented by a Hollywood director, who starts to civilize them by typical hollywood stories. "