Introduction

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.

March 4, 2012

CFP: Nollywood, Women, and Cultural Identity

Conference: International Conference on Nollywood, Women, and Cultural Identity
Place: Makurdi, Nigeria
Date: May 8-11, 2012
Submission deadline for abstracts: March 30, 2012

Description: »Nollywood and its films may have short-changed women, thereby creating not only a lopsided picture of the human resource, but the limitation of women’s participation and contribution to national identity and development. In this regard, the movie industry has a major role in reversing the hitherto challenging issues of exclusive practices, negative portrayal, cultural, and gender stereotypes. ... Possible themes to consider for your individual or panel presentation include, but not limited to, the following:
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Women and Violence in Nollywood
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Sexuality in Nollywood Films
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More information: CFP website