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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 August 2009
...David William Foster Pelo Vaso Traseiro: Sodomy and Sodomites in Luso-Brazilian History . Edited by Johnson Harold and Dutra Francis A. . Tucson, AZ : Fenestra Books , 2007 . Illustrations. Tables. Notes. Index . xii , 503 pp. Paper , $33.95 . Copyright 2009 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (3): 421–443.
Published: 01 August 2016
... to be exiled from his community, denied his petition, and prohibited from having any contact with López. The essay opens further questions about the meanings of hermaphroditism and androgyny in the Atlantic world, the ways in which they shaped medical and legal discourses on sodomy in metropolitan and colonial...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (3-4): 689–729.
Published: 01 August 2001
...: Modern Masculinity and Sodomy in the Brazilian Military, 1860–1916,” in Balderston and Guy, Sex and Sexuality in Latin America . 106 James N. Green, Beyond Carnival: Male Homosexuality in Twentieth-Century Brazil (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1999). 105 Daniel Bao, “‘Invertidos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (4): 555–593.
Published: 01 November 2005
... as they were influenced by European genres. The flower, the modes of address, the terms used, and the clothing all relate to indigenous concepts. Similar to the tlacuilos of the Florentine Codex, Ixtlilxochitl and Muñoz Camargo presented early postconquest Nahuas as denigrating sodomy and particularly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Robinson Herrera The book’s significant contributions far outweigh its minor shortcomings, however. Garza Carvajal’s study represents the first scholarly work of attitudes toward male homosexuality, sodomy, and transvestites in Spain and its colonies. He skillfully uses often-ignored sources...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 356–358.
Published: 01 May 2020
... history to understand how queer sex worked within theological conceptions of sin, the chapters as a whole communicate why bestiality (as explored in Mílada Bazant's chapter), incest, sodomy, and masturbation were considered unnatural acts in the colonial era. In his riveting contribution, Martín Bowen...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 May 2024
... and how they shaped subaltern lives, in addition to revealing how subalterns could exploit them to survive in a treacherous world. The history of state and church attempts to regulate anal sex in the Iberian world is an important thread running through this study. Hernández traces sodomy's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 May 2002
... homosexuality were a mixture of xenophobia and religious mentality. In short, sodomy was seen as a kind of “cancer” that “infected” the body politic. This chapter also outlines the montage of theoretical frameworks from which Garza Carvajal works, such as gender studies, postcolonialism, post-structuralism...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (3): 551–553.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., bestiality, sodomy, solicitation by priests, and masturbation, or—another way of looking at the topics under discussion—by the themes of the visceral, the human, the animal, and the divine. Within these subcategories, Tortorici asks readers to question the records themselves, on issues such as what physical...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (3): viii.
Published: 01 August 1996
... of Cachaça , Sodomy, and the Lash, 1864-1916,” appears in Sex and Gender in Latin America , a reader edited by Donna J. Guy and Daniel Balderston (forthcoming). His current project is a book-length manuscript based on his dissertation and titled “Penal Servitude versus Conscription: Army, Honor, Race...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (4): 599–600.
Published: 01 November 1992
... that this vision of innocence did not extend to concern over the abuse of children. While cases brought before the Inquisition demonstrated that children were sexually molested by teachers and clergy in the colonial period, the inquisitors were intent on prosecuting sodomy and unconcerned about the circumstances...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 883.
Published: 01 November 1991
... of people and crimes singled out for persecution by the Aragonese inquisitors: Moriscos, French Protestants, witchcraft, and sodomy. Part 5 traces the eclipse of Aragon as a center of inquisitorial activity after 1630. Monter concludes his study by noting that the Aragonese Inquisitions maintained...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (2): 332–333.
Published: 01 May 1987
... Núñez de Balboa, who tortured Indians to make them reveal the source of their gold and threw many Indians accused of sodomy to be eaten by his savage war dogs, is praised for his moderation and avoidance of “the cruelties and horrors that he had seen his countrymen commit in the Antilles” (p. 324...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 2003
... portrays that culture. She argues that the conquistador’s would-be ethnographic contribution is marred by his continual harping on what emerge in his Historia verdadera as the “essential traits” of Mexica life: human sacrifice, cannibalism, sodomy, and larceny—the first two in particular being his...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (2): 325–356.
Published: 01 May 1998
... of the historical essays are excellent examples of this direction of inquiry, including Peter Beattie’s comparison of a Brazilian novel about sodomy in the military with military court records of the same, and Rob Buffington’s exploration of the presumed connection between criminal and sexual “deviance” from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 2007
... of These Pueblos Will Shortly Make Them Cadavers’: The Potosí Mita, Cultural Identity, and Communal Survival in Colonial Peru ,” The Americas 56 , no. 4 ( Apr . 2000 ): 529 – 62 “ The ‘Nefarious’ Nexus: Sodomy, Homosexuality, and Cultural Values in Colonial Cuzco ,” in Infamous Desire: Male...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 329–331.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of slavery in the Iberian empires (by Oscar Bergasa Perdomo), a methodological essay on microhistory (by Vicent Sanz Rozalén and Michael Zeuske), a case study on sodomy in the Canary Islands (by Ana Viña Brito), and a chapter on abolitionism during the reign of Isabel II (by José María de Luxán Meléndez). ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (2): 367–369.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of the role of judges and doctors in the interpretation of sodomitic violence during the first half of the twentieth century in Chile rather repetitive and unconvincing in empirically grounding the claim that sodomy was represented as a threat to the nation and civilization. Amy Chazkel's study about how...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (4): 497–499.
Published: 01 November 1946
... of this and countless discussions of sodomy, felatio, and other customs of the human kind as a principal theme, for Freyre frequently forgets his economic and social inter­ pretation for long excursions into sexual practices. That sex plays an important part in Brazil as elsewhere, and that it should have a place...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (2): 355–359.
Published: 01 May 2001
... as a source for at least two of those narratives. Finally, Adorno and Pautz point out another jarring misinterpretation: recent efforts to present Cabeza de Vaca’s portrayal of sodomy and same-sex unions among the Indians the expeditionaries met as a sympathetic attitude toward homosexuality. The authors...