If you were fluent in French and mingling at a French dinner party and your snooty acquaintance Genevieve likened the champagne she was sipping to la petite mort, you would know that she meant that the champagne, with it’s bubbly Read more…
Averill Earls, PhD
Assistant Professor of History at Mercyhurst University. Writes about sex, gender, and policing in modern Ireland, 2019 article in the Journal of the History of Sexuality. Other history side hustles include Nursing Clio and New York State Association of European Historians. Will tell you about maple creemees, just ask.