Leeds University Library

Secondary Reading List

Modernist Sexualities, 2017/18, Semester 1
Dr Katy Mullin
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Here are some suggestions for further, general reading.

You should also try the online databases Project Muse, Literature Online and JStor to search for articles on particular authors:

http://0-lion.chadwyck.co.uk.wam.leeds.ac.uk/ .

The Journal of the history of sexuality is also available electronically through the library catalogue: it is full of fascinating articles.

Lucy Bland and Laura Doan, Sexology Uncensored : the documents of sexual science  (Polity Press, 1998).

Lucy Bland, Banishing the beast : English feminism and sexual morality 1885-1914 (Penguin, 1995).

Shari Benstock, Women of the Left Bank : Paris, 1900-1940 (University of Texas Press, 1986).

Joseph Allen Boone, Libidinal currents : sexuality and the shaping of modernism (University of Chicago Press, 1998).

Bran Dikjstra, Idols of perversity : fantasies of feminine evil in fin-de-siècle culture (Oxford University Press, 1987).

Jonathan Dollimore, Sexual dissidence : Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault (Clarendon Press, 1991).

Marjorie Garber, Vested interests : cross-dressing & cultural anxiety (Penguin, 1998).

- Vice versa : bisexuality and the eroticism of everyday life, (HaSimon and Schuster, 1995).

Lesley Hall, Sex, gender and social change in Britain since 1880 (Palgrave, 2000).

Gillian Hanscombe and Virginia Smyers, Writing for their lives : the modernist women 1910-1940 (Women's Press, 1987).

Rita Felski, The gender of modernity (Harvard University Press, 1995).

Michel Foucault, The history of sexuality. Vol.1, The will to knowledge (Penguin, 1998).

Colleen Lamos, Deviant modernism : sexual and textual errancy in T.S. Eliot, James Joyce, and Marcel Proust (Cambridge University Press, 1998).

Frank Mort, Dangerous Sexualities :medico-moral politics in England since 1830 (1987).

Bonnie Kime Scott, The Gender of modernism : a critical anthology (Indiana University Press, 1990).

Eve Kosofsky Sedgewick, The Epistemology of the Closet (University of California Press, 1990)

Elaine Showalter, Sexual Anarchy : gender and culture at the fin de siècle (Virago, 1992).

Alan Sinfield, The Wilde century : effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment (Cassell, 1994).

Hugh Stevens and Caroline Howlett (eds.), Modernist sexualities (Manchester University Press, 2000).

Judith Walkowitz, City of dreadful delight : narratives of sexual danger in late-Victorian London (Virago, 1992).

Jeffrey Weeks, Sex, Politics and Society (Longman, 1981).

This list was last updated on 19/07/2017