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“Never in the Presence of Any Woman”: Male Homoeroticism and Elite Education

“Never in the Presence of Any Woman”: Male Homoeroticism and Elite Education

If you were the president of a higher education institution, would you accept a substantial donation to endow a professorship on the condition that you also construct a tunnel between the professor’s lodgings and student accommodation? This is precisely the bargain that Thomas Case, the president of Corpus Christi College, Oxford from 1904 to 1924, made with an American antiquities dealer, Edward Perry Warren.