A popular 1912 hymn imagines a close encounter with Christ and reveals the queer possibilities within evangelical Protestant liturgy and devotion.
20th and 21st Century United States
Contraceptive Diplomacy narrates a transnational history of birth control in the context of imperial struggles between the United States and Japan.
“The Art of War” featured a succession of posters featuring depictions of men in suggestive, even erotic, poses.
Even as Carl Corley wrestled with classifications, he created a rare visibility for rural queer people.
“Fairyland” came to represent radically different things to discrete groups of people.
If scholars look for what we think of as gay people, we’ll miss many of the queer pleasures and possibilities that exist.
Lust on Trial chronicles intensive efforts to purify American sexuality (1873-1915), and their epic failure.