motive opened up a space within which a departure from heteronormative values became possible
Tag: Religion and sexuality
Under the scrutiny of the British legal system, no work was safe from being deemed obscene.
The Commission had the potential to challenge the very nature of Catholic epistemology.
The language of xenophobia and nationalism has long been staged on women’s bodies.
Gillian Frank Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in the United States. To reflect upon Dr. King’s life, legacy and influence, NOTCHES offers some primary sources with which to begin thinking about King’s place in the history of sexuality. Even as historians are increasingly reckoning with King’s complicated private life, King’s views on […]
Francis obscured both the colonial Christian and queer sexual contexts of the executions.
The monk could no longer be considered a virgin, since he has been ‘polluted…through masturbation’.