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Media Responses to The Kinsey Report

The entire media response collection consists of seventy two binders containing over 25,000 original clippings from journals, newspapers, and magazines, dating from 1947 to the present. They cover academic articles, book reviews, editorials, letters and advertisements, cartoons, and obituaries of Kinsey's death. Examples here illustrate public reactions to the Kinsey reports.

[A variety of magazines contained responses to Kinsey's Reports.

The digitization of this collection was completed in April 2006.

Copyrighted materials are for read-only purposes.

Harper's Magazine (1947) - PDF file
Modern Bride (1949) - PDF file
Newsweek (1953) - PDF file

To use the entire collection for your research projects, please contact the User Services at the Kinsey Institute Library,

[Close-ups of magazine covers mentioning there articles about the Kinsey's Reports.]
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