Benjamin Franklin’s dalliances with a cod may not seem particularly notable, given his other exploits.
Food and Sexuality
Two queer men elevated the simple pasty to a luxurious, gourmet meal.
Summer widowers might attempt to recapture the erotic possibility of their single days.
Scandal erupted in a Philadelphia marketplace one Saturday morning in August 1839.
Eating and reproduction are crucial biological processes that are fraught with emotional meanings.
Expressing interest in both the history of food and the history of sexuality still has the power to raise eyebrows.
The American Revolution is impossible to understand without food and sex at its center.