Seduced by respectability | Curio

Seduced by respectability

19 mins | Dec 8, 2020

Analysing the sexual libertinism of the Weimar Republic, and why it's celebrated in contemporary cultures. In a world that both celebrates queer sexual freedom yet ruthlessly punishes the slightest perceived infraction, historian Samuel Clowes Huneke reflects for The Point magazine on how we can learn from the homosexual rights movement of 1920s Berlin.

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