‘Archives of feeling’ are fundamental to our understanding of intersecting social and intimate lives – past and present.
History of Sexuality
Homosexuals needed to communicate, they needed to debate and, most important of all, they needed to organize.
In ‘Fallen Women,’ an exhibition held at the Foundling Museum, curators attempted, rather ambitiously, to explore this depiction of fallen women in period art.
‘What is the History of Sexuality?’ at Birkbeck brought together doctoral students from across the world, and was an opportunity for their innovative research to be critiqued and developed through discussion with scholars in the field.