restricted access   Volume 27, Number 1, January 2018

Table of Contents


The Callous Appetites of Debauched Readers: Edmund Curll and The Potent Ally

pp. 1-31


Six Ways of Looking at a Trans Man?: The Life of Frank Shimer (1826–1901)

pp. 32-62

Magnus Hirschfeld's Interpretation of the Japanese Onnagata as Transvestites

pp. 63-100

Uranismus complicatus: Scientific-Humanitarian Disentanglements of Gender and Age Attractions

pp. 101-133

Saving Jeannace June Freeman: Capital Punishment and the Lesbian as Victim in Oregon, 1961–1964

pp. 134-173

Book Reviews

Respectability on Trial: Sex Crimes in New York City, 1900–1918 by Brian Donovan (review)

pp. 174-176

Queer Philologies: Sex, Language, and Affect in Shakespeare's Time by Jeffrey Masten (review)

pp. 176-178

Dead Letters Sent: Queer Literary Transmission by Kevin Ohi (review)

pp. 178-180

Why Love Leads to Justice: Love across the Boundaries by David A. J. Richards (review)

pp. 181-183

Indecent Exposure: Gender, Politics, and Obscene Comedy in Middle English Literature by Nicole Nolan Sidhu (review)

pp. 183-185

Review Essay

A Tale of Origins: The Emergence of Sexual Citizens in German Modernity

Peripheral Desires: The German Discovery of Sex by Robert Deam Tobin, and: Queer Identities and Politics in Germany: A History 1880–1945 by Clayton J. Whisnant, and: Sex and the Weimar Republic: German Homosexual Emancipation and the Rise of the Nazis by Laurie Marhoefer, and: Violent Sensations: Sex, Crime and Utopia in Vienna and Berlin, 1860–1914 by Scott Spector, and: Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science by Ralph M. Leck (review)

pp. 186-206

Books of Critical Interest

pp. 207-208