The Definition of Erotic Symbolism—­Symbolism
of Act and Symbolism of
extension of the symbols of Sex—­The
The pioneering studies in human sexuality of Havelock Ellis (1859-1939) challenged the taboos and hypocrisies of Victorian society and paved the way for greater openness that has characterized the mod...
Although Havelock Ellis wrote on a variety of subjects, he was most famous, or notorious, as the preeminent sex theorist of his era in Britain. He discussed sex and promoted birth control at a time wh...