Emily Manktelow Gender, Power and Sexual Abuse in the Pacific: Rev. Simpson’s ‘Improper Liberties’ is an uncomfortably timely microhistory of a child sexual abuse case in the South Seas Mission of the London Missionary Society. It aims to give voice to those whom the archive has silenced, and to listen […]
A study of the history and current ministries of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, a religiously-unaffiliated, noncelibate order of queer, activist nuns.
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 […]
An untold history of the early fight for homosexual rights in England.
Here is a personal take on Hippolytus, using the Greek myth to do a little modern myth-busting about asexuality.
Why is women’s masturbation absent from most studies examining sexual practices of early modern people?
NYU’s Riot Grrrl Collection is that of a movement that provided a new path for young women’s sexuality