The bibliography provides information on writings dealing with the history of rape, including sexual child abuse, sexual harassment, sexual molestation, child prostitution, forced prostitution, sexual slavery, sexual(ized) violence. The blog informs about calls for papers, forthcoming events and new literature in this field.

June 5, 2011

CFP: Violent Masculinities in Early Modern Literature and Culture

Book: Violent Masculinities in Early Modern Literature and Culture
Editors: Catherine Thomas and Jennifer Feather
Submission deadline for abstracts: June 20, 2011

Description: »This volume explores how such acts of wounding, verbal assault, and psychological and spatial manipulation inform early modern masculinity. We welcome papers considering historical, theoretical, literary and/or aesthetic approaches to the topic and hope to bring together a range of scholars working on gender studies, early modern embodiment, sexuality studies, race studies, trauma studies, and on violence and representation.«

More information: Call for Papers website.