On the Shelf December 2018
The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast – Episode 29a with Heather Rose Jones
Your monthly update on what the Lesbian Historic Motif Project has been doing.
In this episode we talk about
- A reminder about opening submissions for our 2019 fiction series
- An academic resource about researching historical fiction: the Historical Fictions Network and their upcoming conference in England in February 2019.
- Recent and upcoming publications covered on the blog
- Classical Greek romances with f/f themes
- Articles about the Sex Panic of the 1790s and the social and political anxieties in England and France leading up to it.
- F/f sex in 18th century legal records in Amsterdam
- Possibly some tie-in publications on historical sexuality in India
- Fiction Special: “At the Mouth” by Gurmika Mann
- A gorgeous lesbian-interest costume drama The Favourite about Queen Anne of England, Sarah Duchess of Marlborough, and Abigail Masham.
- This month’s essay will also be about Queen Anne and the rumors of lesbianism that surrounded her favorites.
- Announcing this month’s author guest, Carrie Pack
- New and forthcoming fiction:
- Lavender Inn by Olivia Lark (Three Bunny Farm Press)
- Whiskey and Cinnamon by Naomi Muse (self-published)
- The Triple L by Red Hope (Little Red Wings)
- “Her Royal Servant” by Emilie Blondel (self-published, short story)
- “Bellatrix’s Slave” by Emilie Blondel (self-published, short story)
- “The Queen’s Gift” by Lara Zielinsky (LZ Media)
- Heaven is to your Left (Juliana book 4) by Vanda (Sans Merci Press)
- A Lady’s Desire by Lily Maxon (self-published)
- Carmilla and Laura by S.D. Simper (Endless Night Publications)
- Ask Sappho: an amusing and intriguing archaeological find, courtesy of Ancient Origins
- A transcript of this podcast is available here.
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Links to Heather Online
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