Leiden Medievalists Blog


Tag: Sexuality

  • #MeToo in Persian poetry

    #MeToo in Persian poetry

    #MeToo may be seen as a new phenomenon, but there are many examples in medieval Islamic literature of sexual harassment and women who defend their rights and personal integrity.
  • Dolls for Adults

    Dolls for Adults

    Dolls as devotional aids, liturgical props and objects of desire: on the various ways medieval adults interacted with dolls and lifelike sculptures.