Resources for Seeing Renaissance Love Book Project

Online Projects

Public History Amsterdam
Kissing babies: Saintly or sexual?

Queering the Collections Exhibition,

Queering the Museum Project

“Same-Sex Relations in the Middle Ages” – Provides list of resources

Fordham University Internet History Sourcebook: People with a History: An Online Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans* History

Representing Childhood, University of Pittsburgh

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Art and Love in the Italian Renaissance

National Endowment for the Humanities
The Body of Christ: Sacred Street Theater in Medieval England


News/Feature Articles

Kremer, William. “What medieval Europe did with its teenagers,” BBC World Service, March 23, 2014.

Jones, Justin. “The Vatican’s Gay Art Goes on Display.” The Daily Beast, January 18, 2015.

Marian, Veronica. “Stanford professor puts desire in a medieval context.” Stanford News, February 11, 2013.

Poggoli, Sylvia. “Ancient Love Stars at Rome’s Eros Exhibit.” NPR Morning Edition, March 13, 2007.

Ryan, Hugh. “The Quest to Build a National LGBT Museum,”, October 18, 2013.

Tulchin, Allen. “The 600 Year Tradition Behind Same-Sex Unions.” History News Network, August 31, 2007. – sthash.bVIE8gk8.dpuf



Among Rare Men: Bronzino and Homoerotic Culture at the Medici Court

Medieval Representations of Sodomy – Dr Robert Mills (UCL)



Love: Art of Emotion, 1400-1800, University of Victoria

Emotions and Disease, National Library of Medicine

Objects of Love: An Online Exhibition, Les Enluminures