2018 is Looking Good! #HistoryisSexy

2018 is looking great! March sees the release of The Impact of Sexuality in History: The British Stripped Bare which takes a peek at the kinks of the British from true stories of the Anglo Saxons, Medieval era, the Tudors, Mary Queen of Scots, down to Victorian prostitution. This collection of essays is in collaboration with Emma… Continue Reading


The Suffrage Postcard Project: A Replica Archive

Originally posted on JHIBlog:
by guest contributor Ana Stevenson At the 2017 Australian Historical Association Conference, in a panel about digital history, Professor Victoria Haskins discussed what she described as a “replica archive.”  Haskins’ research is concerned with Indigenous domestic servants in Australia and the United States – women whose lives, she rightly notes, are…


Lillie Langtry: The Original Bombshell

Before Marilyn Monroe, Jean Harlow, and the Kardashians there was Lillie Langtry. She literally set the stage for sex symbols and screen sirens. What she wore became fashion, what she said made headlines, and everything she touched became history. Lillie was the first international superstar. Born October 13, 1853 on the Channel Island of Jersey,… Continue Reading


New Release: Red Stiletto Strategy

Originally posted on Suzy Henderson:
Today I’m thrilled to have historian and author, Hunter S. Jones who has dropped in to chat about her latest release, Red Stiletto Strategy, and her writing life. Welcome! It’s a pleasure to have you with us today and congratulations on your latest release. I can’t wait to read this…


RIP Tom Petty

RIP Tom Petty. I’ve only really fallen in love with you over the last year because of your Sirius channel, but you’ve always been there for me. Because of you, I’ll keep runnin’ down a dream. Cheers to a life well lived by a small town Southern boy with a big dream. Thank you for… Continue Reading