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Lesbian Historic Motif Project: Ordinary Women

August 27, 2016

Lesbian Historic Motif Project Podcast

Episode 1 “Ordinary Women”

by Heather Rose Jones


The historic records concerning Greta von Mösskirch and Jehanne and Laurence are discussed in detail in the following publications.

Benkov, Edith. “The Erased Lesbian: Sodomy and the Legal Tradition in Medieval Europe” in Same Sex Love and Desire Among Women in the Middle Ages. ed. by Francesca Canadé Sautman & Pamela Sheingorn. Palgrave, New York, 2001.

Puff, Helmut. 2000. "Female Sodomy: The Trial of Katherina Hetzeldorfer (1477)" in Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies: 30:1, 41-61.

You can find a discussion of these articles as part of the Lesbian Historic Motif Project blog here and here


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