sodomitical


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sodomitical

(ˌsɒdəˈmɪtɪkəl) or

sodomitic

adj
of, relating to, or involving sodomy
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Benini's originai stance locates Pasolini's Sacred in the immanent dimension of an "incarnate flesh", neither "the sodomitical flesh", nor Christ's Incarnation: "the sacred does not belong to a transcendental horizon, but, rather, pertains to a hic and nunc corporeal dimension" (p.
Twerking is simulated sex, but the novelty is that the woman is the initiator of the encounter, the one who backs up into the sodomitical embrace, thus fulfilling a male fantasy that women are far more available to men than they are in real life, while they themselves, stoic and virtually motionless, are ravished by the apoplectic buttocks of women in some kind of agitated libidinous trance.
5) Jeffrey Masten has argued that Kyd, who shared a room with Marlowe near the end of Marlowe's life, enjoyed a close friendship with the fellow playwright, one possibly including a sodomitical relationship.
The stereotype also existed that in Algiers it was customary to take young boys from Jewish, Christian, and Moorish origin to dress them in the Turkish fashion for sodomitical practices, as described by Fray Diego de Haedo in his Topografia e historia general de Argel.
Queer evocations in Melville sometimes speak of the sublime, as in the famous sperm-squeezing passage, but more often they speak of torment: here, in Greven's reading, homoeroticism primarily makes itself felt in the predatory sway older men can have over vulnerable boys, particularly in the shipboard threat of sodomitical rape.
Are sodomitical "marriages" equal with all other marriages?
that there was no overt association between effeminacy and sodomitical practices" (38) in texts depicting petimetres.
374) Such views followed the English colonists to America, as reflected in the repeated denunciations by Puritan leaders of sodomitical acts as contrary to God's will.
And he has a sharp eye for details that other biographers have missed: testimony about a mystical vision experienced by Michelangelo in 1513 for example--which inspired the artist to produce a watercolour--and the distressing revelation that his elder brother Leonardo was the victim of a sodomitical school teacher as a child; the psychological repercussions of this in the family must have been profound.
Friendship and chastity are closely related, and precisely because they do not exclude a deep love and devotion that can reach beyond "the love of women," without being at all sodomitical.
47) It is worth also stressing that the spectacular suppression of the Order in the early fourteenth century, and its reputation for centuries thereafter, included a variety of transgressions, from heresy, idolatry, blasphemy, and treason to sexual accusations of various kinds--transgressions which have so dogged the history of the Order that it would be easy to view the ruined preceptory as a symbol of sodomitical destruction.
to catch it from behind" (31-32); Goldberg, however, notes in response that it is not clear that whether Henry imagines himself or Katherine as being taken a tergo: "Only when it is assumed that anal sex marks the difference between hetero-and homosexuality can the banter be read as homoerotic; rather, the sexual fantasy is sodomitical, because either way non-procreative sex is involved" (158).