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.

April 7, 2012

CFP: Pain as Emotion; Emotion as Pain

Conference: Pain as Emotion; Emotion as Pain: Perspectives from Modern History
Place: London
Date: October 26, 2012
Submission deadline for abstracts: May 1, 2012

Description: »This one-day conference will approach these questions by focusing broadly on the dynamics of the emotional, cultural and medical history of pain in the modern period. The conference aims to foster discussion on the importance of emotion as it relates to physical pain and on emotions themselves as varieties of pain, among experts working on the history of science/medicine, the history of the body, and the history of emotions, with perspectives from a variety of national contexts.«

More information: Birkbeck Pain Project