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Poetry about Love between Women from the 18th Century - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52d

Poetry about Love between Women from the 18th Century - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52d

November 28, 2020

Poetry about Love between Women from the 18th Century

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 52d with Heather Rose Jones

A tour through various poems of the 18th century that touch of different aspects of love between women.

In this episode we talk about:

  • Anne Finch “Friendship between Ephelia and Ardelia” (1713)
  • Mary Chudleigh “To Lerinda” (1703)
  • Elizabeth Thomas “To Clemena” (1722)
  • John Hoadly “On the Friendship of Two Young Ladies” (1730)
  • Anonymous “Cloe to Artimesa” (1720)
  • Susanna Highmore Duncombe “To Aspasia” (1751)
  • Pauline de Simiane “Madrigal” (1715, French)
  • Pauline de Simiane “Letter to Madame la Marquise de S--, On Sending Her Tobacco” (1715, French)
  • Mary Matilda Betham “A Valentine” (1797)
  • Anna Seward “Elegy Written at the Sea-Side, and Addressed to Miss Honora Sneyd” ( c. 1780)
  • Anna Seward “To Honora Sneyd” (1773)
  • Faustina Bordoni (nominally) “An Epistle from Signora F—to a Lady” (1727)
  • Anonymous “The Adulteress” (1773)
  • William King “The Toast” (1732)
  • Anonymous “The Sappho-an” (1735)
  • Anonymous “Monsieur Thing’s Origin” (1722)
  • Sarah Ponsonby “Song” (1789)
  • Specific sources for the poems are given in the transcript. Books that have been particularly useful are:

A transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

Book Appreciation - Historic Fantasy in Asian Settings  - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52c

Book Appreciation - Historic Fantasy in Asian Settings - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52c

November 21, 2020

Book Appreciation - Historic Fantasy in Asian Settings

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 52c with Heather Rose Jones

A tour through some sapphic historic fantasy in various Asian cultures by authors with roots in those cultures.

Books mentioned

A transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

PATREON

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

Interview with Jane Walsh - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52b

Interview with Jane Walsh - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52b

November 14, 2020

Interview with Jane Walsh

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 52b with Heather Rose Jones

A series of interviews with authors of historically-based fiction featuring queer women.

In this episode we talk about:

  • Writing the sexually-experienced romance heroine
  • The novels that made Jane fall in love with historic romance
  • Salon culture as a place to meet women
  • The complications of showing a HEA in f/f romance without marriage
  • Historical romance as a “common conversation” among authors
  • Jane’s optimistic hopes for the future of f/f historical romance
  • Plans for a connected series of sequels
  • Books mentioned

A transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

Links to Jane Walsh Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

On the Shelf for November 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52a

On the Shelf for November 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 52a

November 7, 2020

On the Shelf for November 2020

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 52a with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly roundup of history, news, and the field of sapphic historical fiction.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

A Mother’s Love - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

A Mother’s Love - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

November 4, 2020

A Mother’s Love

Lesbians On Screen

 

Season 1 Episode 21

 

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

 

 

We look at:

  • Crying while still looking pretty.
  • Taking the time to let coming out reactions be played out gives it a more realistic feel
  • Bridging the exposition vs thoughts using flashbacks
  • Our reaction to Lucho telling Val -“Your life is out of control since you broke up with me”
  • The flicker of hope when Lupe says, “You’re my daughter, of course I accept you.”
  • Guille is in jail

 

 

About the hosts

 

Sheena

 

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

 

Monica McCallan

 

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

 

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

 

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

Give Us This Day by Jennifer Nestojko - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51e

Give Us This Day by Jennifer Nestojko - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51e

October 31, 2020

Give Us This Day by Jennifer Nestojko

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 51e with Heather Rose Jones

The fourth story in our 2020 fiction series

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

Kitchen Kisses - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

Kitchen Kisses - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

October 28, 2020

Kitchen Kisses

Lesbians On Screen

Season 1 Episode 20

 

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

We look at:

  • Val and Jules go back to where Jules is staying
  • They discuss being together in many lives
  • They kiss in the kitchen
  • Lupe sees them kissing
  • Panchito stands up to Lupe
  • “In what world is Valentina Carvahal, heir to the Carvahal media empire, loving your daughter a problem?” - Monica

 

 

About the hosts

 

Sheena

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

 

Monica McCallan

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017.

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

 

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

The Anandrine Sect - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51d

The Anandrine Sect - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51d

October 24, 2020

The Anandrine Sect

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 51d with Heather Rose Jones

A look at the motif of the 18th century French “Anandrine Sect” purported to be a lesbian sex club.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

Healing Val - Lesbians On Screen - Juliantina

Healing Val - Lesbians On Screen - Juliantina

October 21, 2020

Healing Val

Lesbians On Screen

Season 1 Episode 19

 

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

We look at:

  • Eva wanting to medicate Val
  • Val decides to confront Jules about Jacobo being her father
  • Jules and Val in the same room again
  • Val doesn’t believe that Jules didn’t know about Jacobo
  • Val and Jules visit Camillo and he tells them that Jacobo is not the El Chino
  • The scene where Val spends the whole time staring at Jules

 

 

About the hosts

 

Sheena

 

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

 

Monica McCallan

 

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

 

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

 

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

Sad Val - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

Sad Val - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

October 14, 2020

Sad Val

 

Lesbians On Screen

 

Season 1 Episode 18

 

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

 

We look at:

  • Val is suffering from PTSD
  • Eva and Chivis are struggling to help Val feel better
  • Jules reaches out to Val and is rejected
  • Jules visits Jacobo at the hospital and accuses him of being el Chino
  • Hypocrisy and how it plays out on the show

 

 

About the hosts

 

Sheena

 

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

Monica McCallan

 

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

 

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

 

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

 

Interview with Samantha Rajaram - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51b

Interview with Samantha Rajaram - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51b

October 10, 2020

Interview with Samantha Rajaram

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 51b with Heather Rose Jones

A series of interviews with authors of historically-based fiction featuring queer women.

In this episode we talk about:

  • How the anti-miscegenation policy of the Dutch East India Company inspired the story
  • Starting with characters and finding their stories
  • The experience of finding your place in the world
  • The difficulty of researching sexuality in the 17th century
  • Samantha’s complex professional history and how it feeds into her writing
  • Growing up as the only Indian family in a Wyoming town
  • Samantha’s experience in Pitch Wars and finding/being a mentor
  • Differing expectations in different genre cultures
  • Books mentioned

A transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts are added as available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

Links to Samantha Rajaram Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

Val Is Held Hostage - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

Val Is Held Hostage - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

October 7, 2020

Val Is Held Hostage

Lesbians On Screen

Season 1 Episode 17

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

 

We look at:

  • Jules becomes a victim of Lucia’s bad choices
  • Eva’s hypocrisy
  • Jacobo to the rescue
  • All denim as a fashion choice
  • Jules runs through a rain of bullets to get to Val and then isn’t allowed in
  • Jules sees Jacobo

 

 

About the hosts

 

Sheena

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

Monica McCallan

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

 

On the Shelf for October 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51a

On the Shelf for October 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 51a

October 3, 2020

On the Shelf for October 2020

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 51a with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly update on what the Lesbian Historic Motif Project has been doing.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

Val Confronts Eva At Work - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

Val Confronts Eva At Work - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

October 1, 2020

Val Confronts Eva At Work

Lesbians On Screen

Season 1 Episode 16

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

 

We look at:

  • Drunk Val confronts Eva at the office
  • Sergio suggests Costa Rica to Jules who then brings it up to her mother
  • Val is stopped on the way home by armed men

 

 

About the hosts

 

Sheena

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

Monica McCallan

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

17th c Poet Katherine Philips - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50d

17th c Poet Katherine Philips - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50d

September 26, 2020

17th c Poet Katherine Philips

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 50d with Heather Rose Jones

A biography of poet Katherine Philips with a tour through some of her works.

In this episode we talk about:

  • An overview of Philips’ life
  • The poems of friendship
  • Other poetic themes
  • The neo-platonic tradition
  • Reputation and legacy
  • Did Philips write “lesbian poetry”?
  • Poems included
    • Rosania Shadowed whilst Mrs. Mary Aubrey
    • L’Amitié: To Mrs. Mary Aubrey
    • Rosania’s Apostacy and Lucasia's Friendship
    • Friendship's Mystery: To my dearest Lucasia
    • To My Excellent Lucasia, On Our Friendship
    • Injuria Amici
    • To my Lucasia, in Defence of declared Friendship
    • Orinda to Lucasia Parting 1661 at London
    • To Rosania & Lucasia Articles of Friendship
  • This topic is discussed in one or more entries of the Lesbian Historic Motif Project here: Katherine Philips
  • A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

The Scene We Don’t Want To Talk About - The Breakup- Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

The Scene We Don’t Want To Talk About - The Breakup- Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

September 25, 2020

The Scene We Don’t Want To Talk About - The Breakup

Lesbians On Screen

Season 1 Episode 15

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

We look at:

  • Jules and Val are still being apart
  • Eva confronts Jules
  • Jules breaks up with Val :_(

 

About the hosts

Sheena

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

Monica McCallan

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

 

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

Book Appreciation: 17-18th century Stories in England and France - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50c

Book Appreciation: 17-18th century Stories in England and France - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50c

September 19, 2020

Book Appreciation: 17-18th century Stories in England and France

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 50c with Heather Rose Jones

In the Book Appreciation segments, our featured authors (or your host) will talk about one or more favorite books with queer female characters in a historic setting.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

The Beginning Of The End - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

The Beginning Of The End - Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

September 18, 2020

The Beginning Of The End

Juliantina - Lesbians On Screen

Season 1 Episode 14

Today we are talking about Juliantina, a lesbian couple featured in the show Amar A Muerte - A Mexican soap opera and they fast gained global popularity.

We look at:

  • How Val shuts Jules out while being bullied
  • Jules reaching out to Val when she needs support but Val is not able to deal with her own stuff
  • The threat to Lupe’s life is back
  • Monica does Maths and Sheena is suitably impressed

 

About the hosts

Sheena

Sheena has an honours degree in film and a passion for watching movies that started in her early teens. She is never far from her kindle or her netflix and is a super fan of content that specifically features lesbians or women loving women couples.

 

 

Monica McCallan

Monica McCallan was an enthusiastic fan of romance novels before she began writing them. Her first novel, Better than a Dream, was released in late December, 2017, and she's already hard at work on her second novel.

She lives with her partner and two tiny dogs, cannot parallel park to save her life, enjoys playing pool a few times a week, and has enjoyed every second of the craft beer explosion these last few years.

 

Links to Monica’s Lists of Juliantina stuff

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-how-a-mexican-telenovela-is-taking-over-the-lesbian-world-bd75527c7e66

 

https://medium.com/morning-boo/part-ii-of-the-evolution-of-obsesi%C3%B3n-the-fantastic-world-of-the-juliantina-fandom-c815b664ffe2

 

Find Monica Online

Website https://www.monicamccallan.com/

Twitter https://twitter.com/monicamccallan

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MonicaMcCallan

 

Interview with Nyri Bakkalian - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50b

Interview with Nyri Bakkalian - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50b

September 12, 2020

Interview with Nyri Bakkalian

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 50b with Heather Rose Jones

An interview with Dr. Nyri Bakkalian about her historical research and her cross-time novel.

In this episode we talk about:

A transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts added when available.)

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

Links to Nyri Bakkalian Online

PATREON

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

On the Shelf for September 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50a

On the Shelf for September 2020 - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 50a

September 5, 2020

On the Shelf for September 2020

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 50a with Heather Rose Jones

Your monthly update on what the Lesbian Historic Motif Project has been doing.

In this episode we talk about:

  • The LHMPodcast is going independent!
  • Call for submissions for the 2021 LHMP audio short story series. See here for details.
  • Recent and upcoming publications covered on the blog
    • Hatem, Mervat. 1986. "The Politics of Sexuality and Gender in Segregated Patriarchal Systems: The Case of Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Egypt" in Feminist Studies vol. 12, no. 2 250-274.
    • Vanita, Ruth. 2005. "Born of Two Vaginas: Love and Reproduction between Co-Wives in Some Medieval Indian Texts" in GLQ 11:4 547-577.
    • Phillips, Kim M. & Barry Reay. 2011. Sex Before Sexuality: A Premodern History. Polity Press, Cambridge. ISBN 978-0-7456-2522-5
    • Duggan, Lisa. 1993. “The Trials of Alice Mitchell: Sensationalism, Sexology and the Lesbian Subject in Turn-of-the-Century America” in Queer Studies: An Interdisciplinary Reader, ed. Robert J. Corber and Stephen Valocchi. Oxford: Blackwell. pp.73-87
    • *Wahl, Elizabeth Susan. 1999. Invisible Relations: Representations of Female Intimacy in the Age of Enlightenment. Stanford University Press, Stanford. ISBN 0-8047-3650-2
    • Rizzo, Betty. 1994. Companions without Vows: Relationships among Eighteenth-Century British Women. Athens: University of Georgia Press. ISBN 978-0-8203-3218-5
    • Vicinus, Martha. 2004. Intimate Friends: Women Who Loved Women, 1778-1928. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. ISBN 0-226-85564-3
    • Marcus, Sharon. 2007. Between Women: Friendship, Desire, and Marriage in Victorian England. Princeton University Press, Princeton. ISBN 0-691-12835-9
  • This month’s author guest is to be announced.
  • This month’s essay is about 17th century poet Katherine Philips.
  • New and forthcoming fiction
  • A transcript of this podcast is available here.

Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project Online

Links to Heather Online

If you enjoy this podcast and others at The Lesbian Talk Show, please consider supporting the show through Patreon:

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