The story of Sodom provided a context for discussions of homoerotic behavior.
Conservative resistance to government funding for AIDS education was racialized and sexualized.
Surviving records from the FBI’s “Sex Deviates” files are now available online.
Accusations of witchcraft were often used to explain away transgressive behaviour between kings and favourites.
Three historians explore the legacy of John Boswell’s landmark text.
Robert Mills reflects on the impact of Boswell’s work on his own gay and scholarly identities.
Boswell’s ‘Christianity, Social Tolerance and Homosexuality” often excludes women from its analysis of medieval same-sex relations.