Early Modern LGBT+ Roundtable

Online, February 23, 2021 -

In collaboration with the Edinburgh Early Modern Network


  • Dr Eza Horbury (UCL), ‘Transphobia in Early Modern Literature’
  • Prof. David L. Orvis (Appalachian State), ‘Sexuality and Identity Before Sexology’
  • Prof. Kate Chedgzoy (Newcastle), ‘Ovid, children and sex in Lyly and Shakespeare’
  • Chaired by Dr Robert Stagg (Shakespeare Institute)


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Early Modern LGBT+ Roundtable
Location: Online
Start Date: February 23, 2021
Start Time: 5:15 pm
Ticket Price: Free
Website: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/early-modern-lgbt