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 […]
The World and Other Unpublished Works of Radclyffe Hall presents new archival materials that broaden and complicate our understanding of Radclyffe Hall’s place in literary history and the history of sexuality.
Sarah Schulman on changing attitudes towards intergenerational sex within the queer community.
Heike Bauer A new collection of essays I edited, Sexology and Translation: Cultural and Scientific Encounters Across the Modern World (Temple UP, 2015) shows that the emergence of modern sexuality was a global phenomenon. The book examines the contemporaneous emergence of sexual science in Europe, Asia, Peru, and the Middle […]
‘Virginity is often lost and chastity outraged without any commerce with another’.
Discussions of “deviant” sexuality were visible and vibrant within artistic and literary communities.
Perhaps sometimes a ‘gay bulge’ is just a gae bolga.