Expression/Suppression: the Victorian Struggle over Sexual Content and Censorship | University of Oxford

Expression/Suppression: the Victorian Struggle over Sexual Content and Censorship

Speaker
Dr Naomi Wolf, author
Event date
Event time
16:45 - 17:45
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£8/£7 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

In response to the 'Love Bites' exhibition, Dr Naomi Wolf, author and graduate of Yale University and New College, Oxford, will be discussing how censorship and homophobia in early Victorian society had a tremendous impact on literature and art, including the development of subversive cartoonists such as Gillray.