Approaches to Homosexuality and Intersexism in the Andean World

By Helen Pugh Attitudes towards non-hetero and non-binary folk in the Inca Empire is an area that has seldom been studied, but here are some facts that I came across during my research for Intrepid Dudettes of the Inca Empire. The first part is about homosexuality in Huaylas, and the second is about the intersex … Continue reading Approaches to Homosexuality and Intersexism in the Andean World

‘Girlfriends in Khaki’ Lesbianism during the Second World War

by Ashleigh Percival-Borley The 20th century saw the greatest mobilisation of women serving in Britain’s auxiliary services. 43,000 women volunteered in the December of 1939, more than double of what had been initially projected. The total number of women to serve in the WAAF, WRNS and ATS during the war is suggested to be 612,000. … Continue reading ‘Girlfriends in Khaki’ Lesbianism during the Second World War