Selected Further Resources

Oxford

R. Darwall-Smith, ‘An Oscar for Master Sadler: The Acquisition of the Robert Ross Memorial Collection,’ University College Record 12:1 (1997), 46-54.

R. Darwall-Smith, ‘Charles Alan Fyffe: A Victorian Tragedy,’ University College Record 13:1 (2001), 72–83.

P. R. Deslandes, Oxbridge Men: British Masculinity and the Undergraduate Experience, 1850-1920. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005.

L. Dowling, Hellenism and Homosexuality in Victorian Oxford. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1994.

R. Linkof, ‘“These Young Men Who Come Down from Oxford and Write Gossip”: Society Gossip, Homosexuality and the Logic of Revelation in the Interwar Popular Press,’ in B. Lewis (ed.), British Queer History: New Approaches and Perspectives (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013), 109-33.

J. McManners, All Souls and the Shipley Case 1808-1810. Oxford: All Souls, 2002.

R. Norton, Mother Clap’s Molly House: The Gay Subculture in England 1700-1830. 2nd edn. Stroud: Chalford Place, 2006 (ch. 10; see also 369-70).

G. Rousseau, ‘The Kiss of Death and Cabal of Dons: Blackmail and Grooming in Georgian Oxford,’ Journal of Historical Sociology 21:4 (2008), 368-96.

G. Rousseau, ‘Privilege, Power and Sexual Abuse in Georgian Oxford,’ in George Rousseau (ed.), Children and Sexuality: From the Greeks to the Great War (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007), 142-65 (see also response by T. Hitchcock, 166-9).

 

Britain (works published since 2000)

H. G. Cocks, Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the Nineteenth Century. London: I. B. Tauris, 2003.

D. Cohler, Citizen, Invert, Queer: Lesbianism and War in Early Twentieth-Century Britain. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2010.

M. Cook (ed.), with R. Mills, R. Trumbach, and H. G. Cocks, A Gay History of Britain: Love and Sex Between Men Since the Middle Ages. Oxford: Greenwood World Publishing, 2007.

M. Cook, London and the Culture of Homosexuality, 1885-1914. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

R. Davidson and G. Davis, The Sexual State: Sexuality and Scottish Governance, 1950-80. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012.

K. Dockray and A. Sutton, Politics, Society and Homosexuality in Post-War Britain: The Sexual Offences Act of 1967 and its Significance. Stroud: Fonthill, 2017.

English Heritage, ‘LGBTQ History,’ http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/learn/histories/lgbtq-history/.

English Heritage, ‘Pride of Place: Britain’s LGBTQ Heritage,’ https://historicengland.org.uk/research/inclusive-heritage/lgbtq-heritage-project/.

M. Houlbrook, Queer London: Perils and Pleasures in the Sexual Metropolis, 1918-1957. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.

M. Houlbrook and C. Waters, ‘The Heart in Exile: Detachment and Desire in 1950s London,’ History Workshop Journal 62 (Autumn 2006), 142-65.

R. Jennings, A Lesbian History of Britain: Love and Sex Between Women Since 1500. Oxford: Greenwood World Publishing, 2007.

R. Jennings, Tomboys and Bachelor Girls: A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain, 1945-71. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2007.

M. B. Kaplan, Sodom on the Thames: Sex, Love and Scandal in Wilde Times. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005.

B. Lewis (ed.) British Queer History: New Approaches and Perspectives. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013.

National Trust, ‘Prejudice and Pride: Exploring LGBTQ History,’ https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/features/prejudice-and-pride-exploring-lgbtq-history.

A. Oram, Her Husband was a Woman!: Women’s Gender-Crossing in Modern British Popular Culture. London: Routledge, 2007.

A. Oram and M. Cook, Prejudice & Pride: Celebrating LGBTQ Heritage. Rotherham: National Trust, 2017.

S. Poole, ‘“Bringing Great Shame Upon This City”: Sodomy, the Courts and the Civic Idiom in Eighteenth-Century Bristol,’ Urban History 34:1 (2007), 114-26.

N. Shopland, Forbidden Lives: LGBT Histories from Wales. Bridgend: Seren Books, 2017.

H. Smith, Masculinity, Class and Same-Sex Desire in Industrial England, 1895-1957. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

C. Upchurch, Before Wilde: Sex Between Men in Britain’s Age of Reform. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009.

C. Waters, ‘Distance and Desire in the New British Queer History,’ GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 14:1 (2008), 139-55.

J. Weeks, Sex, Politics and Society: The Regulation of Sexuality since 1800. 4th edn. London: CRC Press, 2017.