How is modern microhistory useful for understanding early twentieth-century sexual modernism in Britain?
Jane Austen’s brothers sat in judgement over navy men accused of sodomy.
One man’s private collection of Victorian pornography is now an important historical source.
We must find creative ways to disrupt complacency and convey the complexities of sexuality and gender identity.
Conservatives exploited homophobia to discredit opposition to Section 28, leaving Labour ambivalent to outright opposition.
Penal administrators and reformers viewed the potential spread of ‘unnatural crime’ with horror.
When sexual desire was not attached to notions of sexual identity.