Simon Copland highlights the big questions and controversies addressed at the 2016 Homosexual Histories Conference
The diagnosis of mental defectiveness legitimated the state’s reproductive control of sexually promiscuous and sexually violated girls and women.
Elberskirchen sounds to us today like an extraordinary voice. Yet what is striking is that she was rather ordinary.
“Porno chic” culture of the 1970s provided an opportunity to embrace—or challenge—the sexual revolution.
Class shame hinging upon perceived sexual immorality is an often overlooked element of anti-colonial/apartheid politics in South Africa.
Sarah Schulman on changing attitudes towards intergenerational sex within the queer community.
How can the experiences of feminine lesbians or queer women change our understanding of the history of sexuality?