In their confessions at the East Anglian witch trials, accused women combined their understanding of the devil with sexual fantasies.
Tag: British history
Accusations of witchcraft were often used to explain away transgressive behaviour between kings and favourites.
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.
In 1918 over 100 women were convicted for infecting a member of the armed forces with VD.
Looking at occupational patterns and cultures contributes to understanding working-class sexuality.