Tag: early modern history

‘A Temporary Member’: ‘Hermaphrodites’ and Sexual Identity in Early Modern Russia

Marianna Muravyeva Russian history of sexuality is very problematic. We have yet a lot to discover about same-sex relationships, sexual variations and attitudes to various sexual practices on the Russian pathway to modernity. TheĀ little we know suggests that one’s sexual identity was subject to close scrutiny from the community, the […]