This poster argues that the Kinsey(s) classified, documented, described, and preserved human sexualities—and in doing so, created them
This presentation examines the print, research, and book history of what the Sexual Revolution meant to those living through it. Utilizing previously-unpublished sexological, psychological, and sociological research, I argue that the Sexual Revolution was a revolution of newspaper, magazine, journal, radio and television—not a revolution that touched the lives of the Silent Majority that elected Richard Nixon.
The Marriage Equality Collection, held at the Kinsey Institute Library and Special Collection, includes audio and video files, photographs, historical documents and ephemera representing experiences of same-sex couples.
I presented on the history of porn studies, particularly focusing on the relationship between Steven Marcus and the Kinsey Institute.