What can pornography’s history tell us about its basic appeal?
Tag: race and sexuality
Conservative resistance to government funding for AIDS education was racialized and sexualized.
Same-sex couples in the early modern period claimed marriage in their own particular ways.
Mass incarceration cannot be understood without looking through the lenses of gender and sexuality.
Gillian Frank In 1972 in the nearly all-white suburbs of Detroit, opponents of bussing used sexual slurs to characterize the federal judge—Stephen Roth—who ordered suburban school districts to integrate with Detroit’s predominantly black schools. Bumper stickers of the 1972 election cycle appended to cars proclaimed, ‘Judge Roth is a child-molester,’ ‘Roth, […]