In Mexico, colonial courts maintained relative silence about abortion and infanticide. Things changed in 1871.
Tag: female sexuality
Elberskirchen sounds to us today like an extraordinary voice. Yet what is striking is that she was rather ordinary.
The miniature “Beauty Revealed” suggests an erotic relationship between an early American artist and a statesman.
‘The witch is a witch not only because she magically devours, destroys, or rides wolves, but also because she has sex with the devil.’
Can an archive offer “proof” that historians often seek out?
Japanese “AIDS panics” characterized women as the carriers of foreign-born sexual diseases.
During apartheid (1948-1990), abortion was often used as a political tool.