The Book Club

Kate Lister: Harlots, Whores and Hackabouts

35 min listen

In This Episode

In this week’s book club podcast, I’m joined by Kate Lister to talk about her new book Harlots, Whores and Hackabouts: A History of Sex for Sale. Kate tells me about some of the most celebrated sex-workers in history (and pre-history), the attempts that have been made to regulate the ‘oldest profession’ – and where she stands on an issue that still bitterly divides modern feminists…

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