Beyond the Law focuses on the multiple ways various groups of individuals in the early nineteenth century understood what sodomy was, and what constituted an ethical response to it.
Tag: queer history
What can we learn from historic stories of gender non-conformity?
Long before people identified as transgender or lesbian, there were female husbands and the women who loved them.
Queer Pasts is a new digital history platform that will present topical exhibits featuring historical essays and primary sources.
Jo Somerset reads between the lines to decipher a gay couple’s secret life in Leicester during the twentieth century.
Her Neighbor’s Wife traces the stories of hundreds of women who struggled to balance marriage and same-sex desire in the postwar United States.
This first study of the legal history of sex offences in Mandate Palestine pioneers a new socio-cultural perspective on evidence: plausibility.