Conservatives exploited homophobia to discredit opposition to Section 28, leaving Labour ambivalent to outright opposition.
Public discourse on homosexuality through the images, ideas & judgements made about queer lives.
What is the history of same-sex love and desire in the British Armed Forces?
Penal administrators and reformers viewed the potential spread of ‘unnatural crime’ with horror.
When sexual desire was not attached to notions of sexual identity.
The Wellcome Collection’s ‘Institute of Sexology’ was the first major event of its kind in the UK.
Looking at occupational patterns and cultures contributes to understanding working-class sexuality.