Sex in the Archives is an experiment in writing an American sexual history that refuses the confines of identity in sexuality studies.
Tag: cultural history
Why is women’s masturbation absent from most studies examining sexual practices of early modern people?
The story of Sodom provided a context for discussions of homoerotic behavior.
Surrounded by death, Civil War soldiers found pleasure and fraternity in sharing erotic pictures and prints.
‘The witch is a witch not only because she magically devours, destroys, or rides wolves, but also because she has sex with the devil.’
Can an archive offer “proof” that historians often seek out?
White men remain relatively impervious to charges of sexual aggression, perhaps as a result of mid-century sex education.