The offer is made as, together with his angelic guests, Lot finds himself besieged in his own house by a mob of angry Sodomites
, eager to practise their wicked ways with the city's new visitors.
While Cuneo's report sat in a private collection, the Caribs remained, in the words of Father Tomas Ortiz, "sodomites
more than any other race." Most importantly, nobody challenged that assessment.
The spectacle of identification that takes place in the pillory scene is excessive to the degree that it attempts to enact the kinds of enjoyment that the sodomite
has tried to keep secret.
And yet even if the uses and meanings of "the sodomite
" are often still "extra-sexual," the sodomite
nonetheless is recovered as a distinctly sexual subject.
External to the linguistic aid with which Proust advances the indetermination of the space of simulation within the work itself, the maneuvers of the Sodomites
in society at large prove them to have garnered inordinate expertise in effacing the threshold delineating facticity and artifice in commanding the semiological chains of society.
There is no real need to "sting" him.(28) As one whose "open"-ness precedes his powdering, he indicates the "possibility of the sodomite
." However, if we look at matters from Shortyard's point of view, from the perspective not of the gentleman/gallant "Blastfield" he has disguised himself as, but that of a shortyarded citizen/draper's assistant, the relationship between homosociality and homoeroticism may be more tense (or more satirical).
In the grand political tradition, they proceeded to turn a case of one penny-ante federal agency's indirect support for controversial art into a national perception of the NEA as some sort of sodomite
Trumbach argues that changes in male sexual behaviour were due to the rise of a perceived "sodomite
identity" in urban locales during the early eighteenth century.
IT'S THE FIRST TIME IN THE HISTORY OF NETWORK TV THAT THE LEAD CHARACTER IS A SODOMITE
For example, he suggests that it is Henry who authorizes the killing of the boys who guard the luggage during the battle at Agincourt because one of those boys is Falstaff's companion from Eastcheap, who could possibly identify him as a sodomite
. To his credit, Corum does seem to be teasing out the implications of a position articulated several years ago by Gregory Bredbeck, who argued that Bray's description of the sodomite
as existing outside the social order was not perfectly inscriptive and left space for what he wanted to call a "sodomitical subjunctivity." Corum's reading of Henry V may provide additional evidence for that position.
These show the gradual, to many people almost imperceptible, path toward the equality of the sodomite
lifestyle and same-sex "marriage with the lifestyle of a traditional family of one man and one woman.