A Cultural History of BDSM

By Peter Tupper The history of consensual sadomasochism is full of fascinating characters, strange transformations, and unlikely connections. Come to learn about the fertility rites of ancient Rome, the Catholic Church’s ban on flagellation, the Victorian gentleman who kept his maid as a willing slave, and the retired Marine who was outed as a kinkster on the eve of the […]

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Peter Tupper

Peter Tupper

Peter Tupper studied history at the University of British Columbia and journalism at Langara College.  He is a co-founder of Metro Vancouver Kink, a non-profit BDSM community organization in Vancouver, BC, and is a member of the Vancouver Dungeon Monitor Team. He has researched and blogged about the history of consensual sadomasochism since 2005, and has presented at The Art […]

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