Bringing sex offenders to justice was as challenging in the Middle Ages as it is today.
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Same-sex couples in the early modern period claimed marriage in their own particular ways.
‘The witch is a witch not only because she magically devours, destroys, or rides wolves, but also because she has sex with the devil.’
In their confessions at the East Anglian witch trials, accused women combined their understanding of the devil with sexual fantasies.
Accusations of witchcraft were often used to explain away transgressive behaviour between kings and favourites.
Risqué Edwardian postcards are precursors and the sexualisation of childhood today.
Three historians explore the legacy of John Boswell’s landmark text.