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The Resource Outrages : sex, censorship & the criminalisation of love, Naomi Wolf

Outrages : sex, censorship & the criminalisation of love, Naomi Wolf

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Outrages : sex, censorship & the criminalisation of love
Title
Outrages
Title remainder
sex, censorship & the criminalisation of love
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Wolf
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The best-selling author of Vagina, Give Me Liberty, and The End of America illuminates a dramatic buried story of gay history--how a single English law in 1857 led to a maelstrom, with reverberations lasting down to our day
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Wolf, Naomi
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Symonds, John Addington
  • English literature
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Male homosexuality
  • Obscenity (Law)
  • Censorship
  • English literature
  • London (England)
Label
Outrages : sex, censorship & the criminalisation of love, Naomi Wolf
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A gentle angel -- "In memoriam arcadie" -- "A gentle angel enter'd" -- 1855 : leaves of grass -- Inventing the modern crime of obscenity -- The war against "filth" -- Civil divorce and the invention of sodomy as a crime against the state -- Formative scandals -- Calamus : "paths untrodden" -- Symonds' second scandal -- "Goblin market" : attraction and aversion -- The state seizes the female body -- Love and literature driven underground -- "I will go with him I love" -- Regina v. Hicklin : "to deprave and corrupt" -- Dangerous poems -- The anus and the state -- Criminalizing "effeminacy" : the arrests of Fanny and Stella -- "My constant companion" -- Comstock : censorship crosses the Atlantic -- Counter-campaigns and resistance -- The arrests of Simeon Solomon -- Annie Besant and Charles Bradlaugh -- "The Greek spirit" -- "Were I as free" : the secret sodomy poems -- Braveries -- Pilgrimage to Camden -- The Labouchere Amendment : "gross indecency" -- Prophets of modernity -- "The life-long love of comrades" -- "A problem in modern ethics" -- "As written by himself" -- Epilogue : afterlives
Control code
on1102568783
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 377 pages
Isbn
9780349004099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Outrages : sex, censorship & the criminalisation of love, Naomi Wolf
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A gentle angel -- "In memoriam arcadie" -- "A gentle angel enter'd" -- 1855 : leaves of grass -- Inventing the modern crime of obscenity -- The war against "filth" -- Civil divorce and the invention of sodomy as a crime against the state -- Formative scandals -- Calamus : "paths untrodden" -- Symonds' second scandal -- "Goblin market" : attraction and aversion -- The state seizes the female body -- Love and literature driven underground -- "I will go with him I love" -- Regina v. Hicklin : "to deprave and corrupt" -- Dangerous poems -- The anus and the state -- Criminalizing "effeminacy" : the arrests of Fanny and Stella -- "My constant companion" -- Comstock : censorship crosses the Atlantic -- Counter-campaigns and resistance -- The arrests of Simeon Solomon -- Annie Besant and Charles Bradlaugh -- "The Greek spirit" -- "Were I as free" : the secret sodomy poems -- Braveries -- Pilgrimage to Camden -- The Labouchere Amendment : "gross indecency" -- Prophets of modernity -- "The life-long love of comrades" -- "A problem in modern ethics" -- "As written by himself" -- Epilogue : afterlives
Control code
on1102568783
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 377 pages
Isbn
9780349004099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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