Long essay (in English) on the history of the Institute for Sexology in Weimar Berlin and the queer scenes surrounding it - and not at all hagiographical, which is especially interesting:
(CW: many mentions of suicide and four graphic images of art depicting hangings, as well as the expected surgery descriptions, discussion of homophobia & transphobia, and mention of Nazis)
@ghost_bird still gutted the queer walking tour of Berlin we went on left out Hirschfeld's clinic. Instead the cis gay guy walked us through general non-queer Berlin history and showed us all a picture of Twisted Sister he'd printed off to explain gender nonconformity 🤨
A fire is burning in Bird Spirit Land.