Simon Avery and Kate Graham Sex, Time and Place explores a variety of queer histories of London from c.1850 to the present, with contributions from 15 academics working in a range of different disciplines. When we started thinking about putting the volume together, we were particularly keen to try to […]
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Sexual behaviour was strictly regulated in late medieval and Tudor England.
Bringing sex offenders to justice was as challenging in the Middle Ages as it is today.
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.