Just on that 'Cleopatra's vibrator' story - while it's all over the internet, it is in fact a very recent addition to the myths of ancient sexuality. I blogged on this at https://mistakinghistories.wordpress.com/2017/08/08/cleopatra-and-the-vibrator-powered-by-... if you want to know more.
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Call for Conference Papers
Southern Historical Association 84th Annual Meeting
Birmingham AL; November 8-11, 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS
For the Panel:(En)Gendering Identity: Gender in Culture, Education and Society
Panel proposed by Dr. Panayiota Chrysochou, The University of Cyprus
As part of
6th Euroacademia Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again
23 – 25 November 2017
Lucca, Tuscany, Italy
Deadline for Paper Proposals: 15th of September 2017
Early Bird Deadline: 15th of August 2017
Philippe Brenot, Laetitia Coryn. The Story of Sex: From Apes to Robots. Translated by Will McMorran. London: Particular Books, 2016. 208 pp. RRP $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84614-932-0.
Reviewed by Saniya Lee Ghanoui (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Published on H-Histsex (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Katherine Harvey