Uncovering the playful occupations listed for sex workers in the 1870 census.
How was prostitution represented in Imperial Russia?
How was prostitution presented in the Wolfenden Report?
What was life like for the women who worked in medieval brothels?
Pompeii’s brothel is the only verifiable brothel from Greco-Roman antiquity.
How ideas of deviant female sexuality became foundational to modern social thought in colonial India.
Women who sold sex and men who sought sex with other men shaped the emergence of modern Paris.