sexuality

He founded a conversion therapy center to turn LGBTQ Christians straight. Now he rejects the ‘cycle of self shame.’

McKrae Game said he realizes the harm he has caused and that he, himself, is gay

There’s not a ‘gay gene,’ but genetics are linked to same-sex sexual behavior, according to a new study

Five genetic variants were associated with same-sex sexual behaviors, but none could itself predict same-sex behaviors

Why was it so uncomfortable to watch Arya’s sex scene in ‘Game of Thrones’?

It’s not just her age — viewers don’t know how to think about Arya’s sexual orientation

Landlines, love interests and budding sexuality: How ‘Pen15’ gets middle school girls right

The series has received widespread acclaim for showing teen girldom in its full range

Our female-focused sex tech was celebrated at first. Then, double standards got in the way.

This never would’ve happened to a male-owned company

I learned much from Bernardo Bertolucci’s films, but I still wrestle with the overt male gaze in them

Bertolucci has now left it to audiences to reconcile his work’s contradictions

Kyrsten Sinema is bisexual and claims no religion. But identity was a nonissue in her winning Senate race.

Breaking barriers was not the focal point of her historic campaign

Leah Dieterich’s introspective memoir, ‘Vanishing Twins,’ examines a life of love, developing sexuality and open marriage

An author rifles through her memories from early adulthood

Explicitly educational: Erotic fanfiction’s sex-ed appeal to young women

The fanfiction community mostly consists of women, with stories written from the female gaze

In ‘Dirty Computer,’ Janelle Monáe finally gets to be herself

Unpacking the meaning behind her new album and short film