[KINDLE] ❃ Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the 19th Century By H.G. Cocks – Varanus.us

Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the 19th CenturyHomosexuality Became Increasingly Visible In 19th Century English Society And Problems Related To The Secret Vice And The Love That Dare Not Speak Its Name Go To The Root Of Victorian Social And Cultural HistoryNameless Offences Shows How The Homosexual Closet Was Created Prevention Of Slander And The Vilification Involved In Scandals Among The Ruling Classes Were Potent Reasons To Marginalize Homosexuality And Create The Closet The Victorian Masculine Character Was At Issue As The Homosexual Scandals Of The 1880 S Exposed The Gulf Between Notions Of Private And Public Morality.

[KINDLE] ❃ Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the 19th Century By H.G. Cocks – Varanus.us
  • Hardcover
  • 288 pages
  • Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the 19th Century
  • H.G. Cocks
  • English
  • 22 June 2017
  • 9781860648908

    10 thoughts on “[KINDLE] ❃ Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the 19th Century By H.G. Cocks – Varanus.us


  1. says:

    If you re interested in LGBT history of 19th century England, this book is a must read It focuses largely on male male relationships, but it s examination of how these relationships became unspeakable a study of the building of the closet, if you will is really fascinating and has far reaching consequences in any study A great bonus to the this book is that it does not focus just on legal issues and London, as ...


  2. says:

    Some really interesting stuff in here.


  3. says:

    My Goodreads has been proclaiming I ve been reading this for over a year now, so I figured I ought to actually track down my copy and read it Turns out it s a very well researched and thoroughly documented examination of the ways homosexual acts and homosexual desires were spoken of in ...

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