History of Sexuality

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:15

Convenors: Chiara Beccalossi (University of Lincoln), Alison Oram (Leeds Beckett University), Craig Griffiths (Manchester Metropolitan University), Christopher M. Waters (Williams University), Heike Bauer (Birkbeck), Jana Funke (University of Exeter), Julia Laite (Birkbeck), Jane Mackelworth (Queen Mary), Justin Bengry (Goldsmiths), Claire Hayward (Kingston University), Matt Cook (Birkbeck), Sean Brady (Birkbeck), Sarah Toulalan (University of Exeter), Daniel Callwood (Queen Mary), Katherine Harvey (Birkbeck), Tommy Dickinson (King’s College London), Janet Weston (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Daniel Orrells (King’s College London).

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Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
16 January
17:15
Wet-nurses, sexual restrictions and wage labour in Roman Egypt
April Pudsey (Manchester Metropolitan University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

13 February
17:15
Lesbian Domesticities: Material structures of same-sex intimacy in post-war Britain and Australia
Rebecca Jennings (University College London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

13 March
17:15
Rethinking sexual geography: ‘sexuality’ and European identity, c. 1550-1700
Nailya Shamgunova (University of Cambridge)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
15 May
17:15
Purring Vaginas and Waggling Penises: Sexting World War One
Nancy Christie (University of Western Ontario), Michael Gavereau (McMaster University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

12 June
17:15
The Discovery of Pleasure: Female Sexuality in Italy and West Germany in the long 1970s
Fiametta Balestracci (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR