Edward’s medieval and early modern afterlife was significantly shaped by the influence of literary texts and techniques.
Tag: sexuality and literature
Early modern wonder books included stories of people who changed sex as a surprising natural phenomenon.
A surprisingly prevalent theme in late English medieval literature and culture: the celebration of the Virgin Mary’s sexuality.
How venereal disease was represented in eighteenth-century British literature and art.
In the mid-1970s, South African parliamentarians legalized sex reassignment surgery based on understandings of transsexualism from Jan Morris’s Conundrum.