The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast

On the Shelf for November 2017 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 26

September 18, 2020

On the Shelf for November 2017

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 26 with Heather Rose Jones

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
    • 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
    • An article on a medieval English joint memorial brass
  • Announcing this month’s author guest, Farah Mendlesohn, and her debut novel Spring Flowering
  • New and forthcoming fiction
    • Still waiting to start this segment.
  • 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. See here for details.

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

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