Professor Sarah Toulalan

Publications

Books

with Fisher K, The Routledge History of Sex and the Body, 1500 to the present, London, Routledge, 2013.

with Fisher K, Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the Present, Basingstoke, Palgrave, 2011.

Imagining Sex: Pornography and Bodies in Seventeenth-Century England., Oxford University Press, 2007.

Articles

'Elderly years cause a Total dispaire of Conception': old age, sex and infertility in early modern England, Social History of Medicine, Oxford, 2015

'To[o] much eating stifles the child': fat bodies and reproduction in early modern England ., Hist Res, vol. 87, no. 235, 2014, 65-93

'Is he a licentious lewd Sort of a Person?' Constructing the child rapist in early modern England, Journal of the History of Sexuality, vol. 23:1, no. January 2014, University of Texas Press, 2014, 21-52

Is he a licentious lewd Sort of a Person? Constructing the child rapist in early modern England., J Hist Sex, vol. 23, no. 1, 2014, 21-52

To[o] much eating stifles the child: fat bodies and reproduction in early modern England, Historical Research, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013

Sarah Toulalan. Imagining Sex: Pornography and Bodies in Seventeenth-Century England . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. x + 324 pp. index. illus. bibl. euro55. ISBN: 978-0-19-920914-9., Renaissance Quarterly, vol. 62, no. 1, 2009, 317-318

'The Act of Copulation Being Ordain'd by Nature as the Ground of all Generation': fertility and the representation of sexual pleasure in seventeenth-century pornography in England, Women s History Review, vol. 15, no. 4, 2006, 521-532

Review of Patricia Crawford, Blood, bodies and families in Early Modern England, Longman, History, vol. 91, no. 303, 2006, 454-454

Extraordinary Satisfactions: Lesbian Visibility in Seventeenth-Century Pornography in England., Gender &amp History, vol. 15, no. 1, 2003, 50-68

'Private rooms and back doors in abundance': the illusion of privacy in pornography in seventeenth-century England, Women s History Review, vol. 10, no. 4, 2001, 701-720

Chapters

'If slendernesse be the cause of unfruitfulnesse; you must nourish and fatten the body': Thin Bodies and Infertility in Early Modern England, in Davis G, Loughran T (eds) A Handbook of Infertility in History: Approaches, Contexts and Perspectives, Palgrave Macmillan, 2017

Child victims of rape and sexual assault: compromised chastity, marginalised lives?, in Stevens Crawshaw J, Spicer A (eds) The Problem and Place of the 'Margins', 1400-1800, Abingdon: Routledge, 2017

Unfit for Generation: body size and reproduction, in Stephanson R, Wagner D (eds) The Secrets of Generation: Reproduction in the Long Eighteenth Century, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015, 299-318

with Fisher K, Introduction, in Toulalan S, Fisher K (eds) The Routledge History of the Body and Sex, 1500 to the Present, Routledge, 2013

Life cycles 1500-1750, in Toulalan S, Fisher K (eds) The Routledge History of the Body and Sex, 1500 to the Present, Routledge, 2013

Introduction, in Toulalan SD, Fishe K (eds) Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the Present, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2011, 1-24

'Unripe' bodies: children and sex in early modern England, in Toulalan S, Fisher K (eds) Bodies, sex and desire from the Renaissance to the Present, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2011, 131-150

Child sexual abuse in late seventeenth and eighteenth century London: rape, sexual assault and the denial of agency, in Goose N, Honeyman K (eds) Children and Childhood in Industrial England: Diversity and Agency, 1650-1900, Aldershot: Ashgate

Reviews

Review of Karen Harvey, Reading Sex in the Eighteenth Century: Bodies and Gender in English Erotic Culture, Cambridge University Press, Social History, vol. 32, no. 3, 2007, 346-347

Review of E.D. Harvey (ed.), Sensible Flesh: On Touch in Early Modern Culture, University of Pennsylvania Press, Sexualities Journal, vol. 17, 2004