Episode 16a: On the Shelf November 2017

On the Shelf for November 2017

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast: Episode 16a

Your monthly update on what the Lesbian Historic Motif Project has been doing.

In this episode we talk about

  • Recent and upcoming publications covered on the blog
  • Premodern Sexualities – a collection of papers on the history of sexuality
  • Knighton’s Chronicle – a primary text mentioned in the “female knights” essay
  • An article on a medieval English joint memorial brass
  • Thinking Sex with the Early Moderns – a theory-heavy book on the process of doing the history of sexuality
  • The Lesbian Premodern – another collection focusing on theory and historiography but specifically looking at lesbian premodern history as a field of study
  • Announcing this month’s author guest, Farah Mendlesohn, and her debut novel Spring Flowering
  • Ask Sappho: Rose Herman-Pall asks “How did women in history signal to each other that they were Sapphically inclined, especially if they were in marriages to men?”
  • Call for submissions for the new LHMP audio short story segment. See here for details.

More info

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A transcript of this episode can be found here.