Surviving records from the FBI’s “Sex Deviates” files are now available online.
Tag: historical sources
In Mexico, colonial courts maintained relative silence about abortion and infanticide. Things changed in 1871.
White men remain relatively impervious to charges of sexual aggression, perhaps as a result of mid-century sex education.
While many vowesses broke their chastity vows, Margaret Singleton’s case was different and remains an unsolved mystery.
Historians of sexuality risk overlooking the significance of indemnity clauses in their contracts.
My grandparents helped pave the way for virtual trysts.
Narratives of abuse have taken on different forms during different moments.