Gloria Brame, Ph.D.

Vintage Postcard: ca. 1900 prefeminist potty humor

Filed By Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | December 06, 2009 1:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment, Gay Icons and History
Tags: potty humor, prefeminist humor, vintage postcard

Now that we know more and understand more, we may see layers of subtext in this postcard, ca. 1900-1905, that its creators did not consciously intend. Pre-feminist patriarchal potty humor with an overlay of trans bathos, OH MY.

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