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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1053866
Description: The first in-depth study of female same-sex desire in twentieth-century Australia, Unnamed Desires explores the compelling stories of ordinary women who struggled to build lives and express their love ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/333747
Description: The past six decades have seen astonishing changes in the construction of sexuality as an apparatus of knowledge, and as a lived experience. Australia-like much of the West-has undergone a veritable s ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/322262
Description: A book review of 'Queen and Country: Same-Sex Desire in the British Armed Forces, 1939–1945' Emma Vickers. Manchester, Manchester University Press, 2013, ISBN 9780719082948.
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/273693
Description: A Book review : 'Born in hope : the early years of the Family Court of Australia' by Shurlee Swain. Sydney : NewSouth Publishing, 2012, ISBN 9781742232928.
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281628
Description: Asking ‘What is lesbian Sydney?’ and ‘Where is it?’, this article traces the shifting spaces and places of lesbian Sydney in the first decades after the Second World War. In the 1940s and 1950s, when ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/263625
Description: In 1959, a young Sydney lesbian, Sandra Willson, shot and killed a taxi driver as a form of protest against social attitudes toward lesbianism. She spent 18 years in prisons and psychiatric hospitals ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/311499
Description: 14 page(s)
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/198344
Description: Sydney's lesbian scene changed significantly between the 1940s and 1970s from mixed private social networks to a more gender segregated public scene. For many lesbians in the early post-war decades, p ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/207083
Description: 5 page(s)
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/182317
Description: 16 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/133304
Description: 15 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/311900
Description: 3 page(s)
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125240
Description: This article considers the long history of desire and sexual encounters between women in Sydney.
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/47365
Description: Lesbian and gay activists and historians of sexuality have long debated the relationship between psychiatry and homosexuality in Britain. The Counter‐Psychiatry Group, founded in London in 1971 by the ... More
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Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/30479
Description: The famous legend that Queen Victoria denied the existence of lesbianism may not be true, but for hundreds of years love and sex between women in Britain has been largely downplayed or invisible. Now, ... More