Monthly Archives: March 2012

Electric Corsets! I kid you not!

Every so often I come across some ninteenth-century thing that makes me giddy. Today is one of those days. I generally go ga-ga over anything nineteenth century and electric, so it’s not surprising this new discovery has got me really excited. I give you Dr. Scott’s electric corsets: This great site, American Artifacts, gives us […]

Science of Attraction and Gold! Gold! Gold! as Love-Object

Oh Queer Science prelims list: I’m so excited by you, and yet,  you can be so damning. This is definitely going to be the list that gives me the most headache in terms of its actual construction. I’m beginning to realize that it’s not simply a list of “queer theory” and “science studies”—no, not that at all. I definitely […]