Medieval theologians, like modern activists, used animals to make arguments about human sexuality.
Australia’s female prostitute-pickpockets forged strong criminal networks and emotional bonds between the 1860s and the 1920s.
Science has been a crucial resource for those seeking to radically rethink the possibilities of sex, gender, and sexuality.
How is modern microhistory useful for understanding early twentieth-century sexual modernism in Britain?
A popular 1912 hymn imagines a close encounter with Christ and reveals the queer possibilities within evangelical Protestant liturgy and devotion.
Sensationalised sexual depravity of the Ottomans was a popular trope in early modern European discourses on the Turks.
Joke Swiebel looked back on the last fifty years since the January 1969 Dutch demonstration that started the modern-day gay rights movement.