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Dirty works : obscenity on trial in America's first sexual revolution

Author
Gary, Brett
Title
Dirty works : obscenity on trial in America's first sexual revolution / Brett Gary.
Format
Book
Published
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2021] ©2021
Description
434 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents
  • Moral guardians and sexual modernists
  • Fighting for sexual education: Mary Ware Dennett versus postal power
  • Women's right to sexual pleasure: Mary Stopes versus customs authority
  • The taboo of inversion: Radclyffe Hall and literacy censorship
  • The vomit school of literature: fighting censorship in New York City
  • Defending literary genius: James Joyce's "Ulysses" on trail
  • Battles for birth control: margaret Sanger and the moral authority of doctors
  • The allure of the erotic
  • Alfred Kinsey and sexual science, 1947-1957.
Subject headings
Kinsey, Alfred C. (Alfred Charles). Stopes, Marie Carmichael. Dennett, Mary Ware. Sanger, Margaret.
Kinsey subjects
Censorship. Contraception. Fertility control.
ISBN
9781503627598

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
X19366576
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute