Challenging the idea that today’s trans kids are a brand new generation.
Childhood and Youth
A microhistory of a child sexual abuse case in the South Seas Mission of the London Missionary Society.
Anticipating Sin in Medieval Society explores early medieval understandings of sin, looking in particular at childhood, sexuality and violence.
New Zealand used pictures to tell 20th-century teens compelling stories about ideal sex and intimacy.
Bringing sex offenders to justice was as challenging in the Middle Ages as it is today.
Risqué Edwardian postcards are precursors and the sexualisation of childhood today.
Revisiting an earlier generation of reformers exposes that marriage was not a magical cure-all.