Tag: romance and class

Proceedings of the Old Bailey

Photo, The Central Criminal Court, Old Bailey, Alan Denney, 2012, Flickr, Creative Commons

Historic court records capture the married and romantic life of the lower classes in the Proceedings of the Old Bailey.

Loving Pygmalion?

Lobby Card, My Fair Lady, 1964, Warner Bros. Pictures Distributing Corporation

What does the story of Pygmalion look like when you swap the characters’ genders? Jayashree Kamble looks at Judith Ivory’s The Proposition.