Inclusion in the Archive

The Broken Futures History Group for the past year have been collating the stories and biographies of different men charged and convicted of sex between men in Berkshire. Click the picture above to view some of the stories we’ve researched. 

Click the picture above to find out what the conditions were like in Reading Gaol for those who were sentenced to imprisonment there for sex with other men. 

To learn about the considerations we think are important to keep in mind when we ‘queer the archives’, click the image above.

Click the image above to find out more about how we’ve approached our research and the sources we used to find queer people in the archives.