The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast
On the Shelf for May 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 200

On the Shelf for May 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 200

May 1, 2021

On the Shelf for May 2021

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 200 with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly roundup of history, news, and the field of sapphic historical fiction.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here. (Interview transcripts added when available.)

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What’s the Difference between Lesbian and Sapphic? - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 199

What’s the Difference between Lesbian and Sapphic? - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 199

April 17, 2021

What’s the Difference between Lesbian and Sapphic?

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 199 with Heather Rose Jones

A linguistic tour through the history of words derived from Sappho of Lesbos, and why a book might be a sapphic book while not being a lesbian book.

This topic is discussed in one or more entries of the Lesbian Historic Motif Project here:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

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On the Shelf for April 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 198

On the Shelf for April 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 198

April 3, 2021

On the Shelf for April 2021

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode #198 with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly roundup of history, news, and the field of sapphic historical fiction.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here. (Interview transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

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Links to Rose Lerner Online

Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 197 – Hey Hollywood! Historic Couples who would Make Great Happy Movies

Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 197 – Hey Hollywood! Historic Couples who would Make Great Happy Movies

March 20, 2021

Hey Hollywood! Historic Couples who would Make Great Happy Movies

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 197 with Heather Rose Jones

A tour through the lives of some f/f couples in history who would make great “happily ever after” movies and tv shows

Find more information about the primary couples discussed in this show at the following links:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

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On the Shelf for March 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 196

On the Shelf for March 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 196

March 6, 2021

On the Shelf for March 2021

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 196 with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly roundup of history, news, and the field of sapphic historical fiction.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here. (Interview transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

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Links to Aliette de Bodard Online

Links to Mari Ness Online

Madame de Murat: Author of Fairy Tales, Lover of Women - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 195

Madame de Murat: Author of Fairy Tales, Lover of Women - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 195

February 20, 2021

Madame de Murat: Author of Fairy Tales, Lover of Women

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 195 with Heather Rose Jones

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

On the Shelf for February 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 194

On the Shelf for February 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 194

February 6, 2021

On the Shelf for February 2021

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 194 with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly roundup of history, news, and the field of sapphic historical fiction.

In this episode we talk about:

  • The 2021 Fiction Series submissions.
  • Recent and upcoming publications covered on the blog
    • Hinds, Leonard. 2001. “Female Friendship as the Foundation of Love in Madeleine de Scudéry’s ‘Histoire de Sapho’” in Merrick, Jeffrey & Michael Sibalis, eds. Homosexuailty in French History and Culture. Harrington Park Press, New York. ISBN 1-56023-263-3
    • Robinson, David Michael. 2001. “The Abominable Madame de Murat” in Merrick, Jeffrey & Michael Sibalis, eds. Homosexuailty in French History and Culture. Harrington Park Press, New York. ISBN 1-56023-263-3
    • Blanc, Olivier. 2001. “The ‘Italian Taste’ in the Time of Louis XVI, 1774-92” in Merrick, Jeffrey & Michael Sibalis, eds. Homosexuailty in French History and Culture. Harrington Park Press, New York. ISBN 1-56023-263-3
    • Lanser, Susan. 2001. “’Au sein de vos pareilles’: Sapphic Separatism in Late Eighteenth-Century France” in Merrick, Jeffrey & Michael Sibalis, eds. Homosexuailty in French History and Culture. Harrington Park Press, New York. ISBN 1-56023-263-3
  • New and forthcoming fiction
  • Call for submissions for the 2021 LHMP audio short story series. See here for details.
  • This month we interview Anne Shade and talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here. (Interview transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

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Links to Anne Shade Online

A Soldier in the Army of Love by Diane Morrison - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 193

A Soldier in the Army of Love by Diane Morrison - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 193

January 30, 2021

A Soldier in the Army of Love by Diane Morrison

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 193 with Heather Rose Jones

This quarter’s fiction episode presents “A Soldier in the Army of Love by Diane Morrison, narrated by Laura Pinson.

Content Note: This story contains graphic descriptions of war and its aftermath, including sexual assault (though not of the protagonist).

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

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Links to Diane Morrison Online

Anne Lister’s Courtship Scripts - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 192

Anne Lister’s Courtship Scripts - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 192

January 16, 2021

Anne Lister’s Courtship Scripts

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 192 with Heather Rose Jones

A guided tour through the relationships of a Regency-era lesbian.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

On the Shelf for January 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 191

On the Shelf for January 2021 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 191

January 2, 2021

On the Shelf for January 2021

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 191 with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly roundup of history, news, and the field of sapphic historical fiction.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here. (Interview transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

Links to Malinda Lo Online

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