On the Shelf for December 2018
The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 82 with Heather Rose Jones
Your monthly update on what the Lesbian Historic Motif Project has been doing.
In this episode we talk about:
- 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
- A gorgeous lesbian-interest costume drama The Favourite about Queen Anne of England, Sarah Duchess of Marlborough, and Abigail Masham.
- This month’s essay topic is: Queen Anne and the rumors of lesbianism that surrounded her favorites.
- Announcing this month’s author guest, Carrie Pack
- This month’s audio short story will be: “At the Mouth” by Gurmika Mann
- 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 reminder about opening submissions for our 2019 fiction series. See here for details.
Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online
- Website: http://alpennia.com/lhmp
- Blog: http://alpennia.com/blog
- RSS: http://alpennia.com/blog/feed/
- Twitter: @LesbianMotif
- Discord: Contact Heather for an invitation to the Alpennia/LHMP Discord server
- The Lesbian Historic Motif Project Patreon
Links to Heather Online
- Website: http://alpennia.com
- Email: Heather Rose Jones
- Twitter: @heatherosejones
- Facebook: Heather Rose Jones (author page)