Welcome to my website with a special focus on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender history.
(Updated 22 May 2013)
It contains numerous articles that I've written over many years, as well as a large selection of primary documents, plus bibliographies and useful links to other websites on LGBTQ history. It also contains some of my writing on non-gay eighteenth-century history and literature.
BOOKS BY RICTOR NORTON
This website is archived on the British Library's UK Web Archive.
The School of Terror
The School of Horror
THE QUEER CANON
THE HOMOSEXUAL PASTORAL TRADITION
A HISTORY OF HOMOPHOBIA
A HISTORY OF HOMOEROTICA
POSTMODERN QUEER THEORY
HOMOSEXUALITY IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND
THE GEORGIAN UNDERWORLD
GRUB STREET CHRONICLES