“Sexual perversion (homosexuality and lesbianism) can be traced back to the . Since lesbianism is an act of perversion, a lesbian cannot be a witness.
The Perversion of 'Lesbian' Desire by Valerie Traub. Introduction by Alan Bray. Valerie Traub is associate Professor of Renaissance drama and gender studies.
SUMMARY The article describes the attitudes towards gays and lesbians as found in the theory and practice of psychiatry and psychotherapy.
By examining how these linkages are historically embodied in incidents of sex panic, the author argues that the psyches of lesbians and gay men who are in.
As a field, the history of sexuality is often divided into Foucauldians and anti- Foucauldians. This essay, which reviews four recent contributions.