Premodern Sexualities by Louise Fradenburg,Carla Freccero

By Louise Fradenburg,Carla Freccero

Premodern Sexualities bargains rigorous new methods to present difficulties within the historiography of sexuality. From queer readings of early smooth clinical texts to transcribing and interrogating premodern records of sexual transgression, the members collect present theoretical discourses on sexuality whereas emphasizing difficulties within the historicist interpretation of early textualizations of sexuality. Premodern Sexualities clarifies the contributions literary reviews can make--through its emphasis on interpreting strategies--to the historiography of sexuality.

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