Reviews

Author: 
Matt Cook
Reviewer: 
Kevin Guyan

Guyan on Cook, 'Queer Domesticities: Homosexuality and Home Life in Twentieth-Century London'

Matt Cook. Queer Domesticities: Homosexuality and Home Life in Twentieth-Century London. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. xiii + 326 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-230-22139-0.

Reviewed by Kevin Guyan (UCL) Published on H-Histsex (April, 2015) Commissioned by Chiara Beccalossi

Author: 
Robert M. Buffington, Eithne Luibhéid, Donna J. Guy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Bryan Pitts

Pitts on Buffington and Luibhéid and Guy, 'A Global History of Sexuality: The Modern Era'

Robert M. Buffington, Eithne Luibhéid, Donna J. Guy, eds. A Global History of Sexuality: The Modern Era. West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. 296 pp. $27.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-118-52588-3; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4051-2048-7; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4051-2049-4.

Reviewed by Bryan Pitts (Duke University) Published on H-Histsex (March, 2015) Commissioned by Chiara Beccalossi

Author: 
Carol Rittner, John K. Roth, eds.
Reviewer: 
Joanna Bourke

Bourke on Rittner and Roth, 'Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide'

Carol Rittner, John K. Roth, eds. Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide. St. Paul: Paragon House, 2012. liv + 263 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55778-898-6.

Reviewed by Joanna Bourke (Birckbeck College) Published on H-Histsex (February, 2015) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Are Women Human?

Author: 
Donna J. Drucker
Reviewer: 
Katherine Angel

Angel on Drucker, 'The Classification of Sex: Alfred Kinsey and the Organization of Knowledge'

Donna J. Drucker. The Classification of Sex: Alfred Kinsey and the Organization of Knowledge. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2014. Illustrations. 256 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-6303-5.

Reviewed by Katherine Angel (Queen Mary University of London) Published on H-Histsex (January, 2015) Commissioned by Chiara Beccalossi

Naked-Eye Observation

Author: 
Noelle M. Stout
Reviewer: 
Tiffany A. Sippial

Sippial on Stout, 'After Love: Queer Intimacy and Erotic Economies in Post-Soviet Cuba'

Noelle M. Stout. After Love: Queer Intimacy and Erotic Economies in Post-Soviet Cuba. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014. 248 pp. $84.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5673-8; $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5685-1.

Reviewed by Tiffany A. Sippial (Auburn University) Published on H-Histsex (December, 2014) Commissioned by Chiara Beccalossi

Sex, Love, and Intimate Economies in Cuba after the Wall Fell

Author: 
Craig M. Loftin
Reviewer: 
Donna Knaff

Knaff on Loftin, 'Letters to One: Gay and Lesbian Voices from the 1950s and 1960s'

Craig M. Loftin. Letters to One: Gay and Lesbian Voices from the 1950s and 1960s. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2012. 208 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-4298-3; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4297-6.

Reviewed by Donna Knaff (ORISE Fellow, Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command) Published on H-Histsex (October, 2014) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Javier Corrales, Mario Pecheny, eds.
Reviewer: 
Bryan Pitts

Pitts on Corrales and Pecheny, 'The Politics of Sexuality in Latin America: A Reader on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights'

Javier Corrales, Mario Pecheny, eds. The Politics of Sexuality in Latin America: A Reader on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010. xv + 454 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-6062-1.

Reviewed by Bryan Pitts (Duke University) Published on H-Histsex (September, 2014) Commissioned by Chiara Beccalossi

Author: 
Lorenzo Benadusi
Reviewer: 
Nicola Giacomo Ibba

Ibba on Benadusi, 'The Enemy of the New Man: Homosexuality in Fascist Italy'

Lorenzo Benadusi. The Enemy of the New Man: Homosexuality in Fascist Italy. Translated by Suzanne Dingee and Jennifer Pudney. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2012. xxi + 432 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-28390-2; ISBN 978-0-299-28394-0.

Reviewed by Nicola Giacomo Ibba (University College London) Published on H-Histsex (January, 2014) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Thomas K. Hubbard, Beert Verstraete, eds.
Reviewer: 
Diederik Janssen

Janssen on Hubbard and Verstraete, 'Censoring Sex Research: The Debate over Male Intergenerational Relations'

Thomas K. Hubbard, Beert Verstraete, eds. Censoring Sex Research: The Debate over Male Intergenerational Relations. Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, 2013. 368 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61132-338-2; $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61132-339-9.

Reviewed by Diederik Janssen Published on H-Histsex (December, 2013) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Claire Hines, Darren Kerr, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jamie Stoops

Stoops on Hines and Kerr, 'Hard to Swallow: Hard-Core Pornography on Screen'

Claire Hines, Darren Kerr, eds. Hard to Swallow: Hard-Core Pornography on Screen. London: Wallflower Press, 2012. xi + 249 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16210-4; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-16213-5.

Reviewed by Jamie Stoops (University of Arizona) Published on H-Histsex (November, 2013) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Henry French, Mark Rothery
Reviewer: 
Karen Harvey

Harvey on French and Rothery, 'Man's Estate: Landed Gentry Masculinities, 1660-1900'

Henry French, Mark Rothery. Man's Estate: Landed Gentry Masculinities, 1660-1900. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. viii + 281 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-957669-2.

Reviewed by Karen Harvey (University of Sheffield) Published on H-Histsex (September, 2013) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Gentlemen Standing Still?

Author: 
Karen Harvey
Reviewer: 
Mark Rothery

Rothery on Harvey, 'The Little Republic: Masculinity and Domestic Authority in Eighteenth-Century Britain'

Karen Harvey. The Little Republic: Masculinity and Domestic Authority in Eighteenth-Century Britain. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. 256 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-953384-8.

Reviewed by Mark Rothery (University of Northampton) Published on H-Histsex (August, 2013) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Katherine Lepani
Reviewer: 
Gillian Fletcher

Fletcher on Lepani, 'Islands of Love, Islands of Risk: Culture and HIV in the Trobriands'

Katherine Lepani. Islands of Love, Islands of Risk: Culture and HIV in the Trobriands. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press. 264 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-1875-0.

Reviewed by Gillian Fletcher (La Trobe University) Published on H-Histsex (July, 2013) Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Love Story without a Happy Ending

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