The following conference CFP update might be of interest to H-Histsex scholars who are exploring sexuality in historical and contemporary contexts of celebrity culture. In addition to receiving editorial support for publishing with Journal of Applied Journalism and Media Studies, eligible delegates will now have the option to share opinion pieces. The best op-ed / personal essay will be published in the Medium and receive further editorial advice for print media.
This is an enthusiastic and insightful review of the book. I’m interested in many of the topics covered by the review and I was reminded of a few other books. Perhaps they are included in the book’s bibliography but I thought worth recommending for list members:
H-Histsex members might be interested in Bernard Dick's review of Stephen R. Duncan's recent book, The Rebel Café: Sex, Race, and Politics in Cold War America’s Nightclub Underground. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. 336 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2633-4., recently published on H-Diplo.
At the turn of the twentieth century, regulating the sexual orientation and behaviors of subjects in nation states became a polit
Dear H-Histsex members,
H-Net Home Office has had a 'Mining the Logs' project, where they are archiving discussions from the old H-Net platform to make them more accessible on the current system. They have recently completed the compilation of discussion on H-Histsex. These are now available at:
There are some fascinating lines of political and research inquiry available here, going back 15 years.
Critical Histories of Aging and Later Life
Issue number 139
Abstract Deadline: June 1, 2019
Issue editors: Amanda Ciafone, Devin McGeehan Muchmore, and David Serlin
Call for Proposals
H-Histsex members might be interested in Philip Glende's review of Sheri Chinen Biesen's book, Film Censorship: Regulating America's Screen. Short Cuts Series. London: Wallflower Press, 2018, recently published on JHistory.
A printable copy of the review can be found here: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53323.