On the everyday rhetorical ingenuity of queer romantic letter-writing practices in the nineteenth-century United States.
Tag: nineteenth century
Trips to courthouses across Nebraska raised important questions about how to conduct research on sexual violence in rural spaces.
One man’s private collection of Victorian pornography is now an important historical source.
The 1838 Markland Inquiry historicizes male anxiety about same-sex intimacy and touch in nineteenth-century Canada.
In Mexico, colonial courts maintained relative silence about abortion and infanticide. Things changed in 1871.
Surrounded by death, Civil War soldiers found pleasure and fraternity in sharing erotic pictures and prints.
The miniature “Beauty Revealed” suggests an erotic relationship between an early American artist and a statesman.