Sexual Violence in History: A Bibliography

compiled by Stefan Blaschke


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I. N e w   E n t r i e s

1. Author Index

[Info] Block, Sharon. »Doing Justice with Rachel.« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 715-726.

[Info] Block, Sharon. »Rewriting the Rape of Rachel: Historical Methods, Historical Justice.« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 649-676.

[Info] Bose, Anindita. »Rape and Trauma: Its manifestation and effects in Edwidge Danticat's 'Breath, Eyes, Memory'.« The Academic 1 (2023): 84-92.

[Info] DeLucia, Christine. »Seeking Circles of Dialogue and Accountability.« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 685-692.

[Info] De Lannoy, Jade, et al. »Een vergeten stem: Vrouwelijke slachtoffers van seksueel geweld en het forensisch medisch onderzoek (Antwerpen, 1895-1925).« Historica 46 (2023): 10-16.

[Info] Fuentes, Marisa J. »Historical Care and the (Re)Writing of Sexual Violence in the Colonial Americas.« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 693-700.

[Info] Hodes, Martha. »Rethinking, Revising, Rewriting: An Appeal for Unfinished Scholarship.« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 709-714.

[Info] Jones, Shermaine M. "Choking Down that Rage": Rage, Rape, Riot and the Gender Politics of Black Resistance. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Virginia, 2015.

[Info] MacKenzie, Megan. Good Soldiers Don't Rape: The Stories We Tell About Military Sexual Violence. Cambridge 2023.

[Info] Neale, Caherine S. Slaves, Freedpeople, And The University Of Virginia. B.A. Thesis, University of Virginia, 2006.

[Info] Putnam, Lara. »"Rewriting the Rape of Rachel" and How History Changes.« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 701-708.

[Info] Rothman, Joshua D. "Notorious in the Neighborhood": Interracial Sex and Interracial Families in Early National and Antebellum Virginia. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Virginia, 2000.

[Info] Wilkins, Landon S. Deflowering History: An Examination of Rape, Slavery, and the University of Virginia. Bachelor Thesis, University of Virginia, 2016.

[Info] Zhang, SJ. »"To Share How We Know": Mourning and Meaning-Making in "Rewriting the Rape of Rachel".« The William and Mary Quarterly 80 (2023): 677-684.

2. Speaker Index

[Info] Karasek, David, int. »Sexueller Missbrauch in der katholischen Kirche der Schweiz.« Tagesgespäch. Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen 2023.

[Info] Melcher, Miranda, int. »Good Soldiers Don't Rape: The Stories We Tell About Military Sexual Violence.« New Books in Sociology. New Books Network 2023.

II. R e v i s e d   E n t r i e s

1. Author Index

[Info] Block, Sharon. »Lines of color, sex, and service. Comparative sexual coercion in early America.« Sex, love, race. Crossing boundaries in North American history. Edited by Martha Hodes. New York 1999: 141-163.

[Info] Field, Robin E. Writing the Victim: Rescripting Rape in Contemporary American Fiction since 1970. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Virginia, 2006.

[Info] Iacobelli, Teresa. »The 'Sum of Such Actions': Investigating Mass Rape in Bosnia-Herzegovina through a Case Study of Foca.« Brutality and Desire: War and Sexuality in Europe's Twentieth Century. Edited by Dagmar Herzog. Basingstoke 2009: 261-283.

[Info] Ibrahim, Aisha F. War's Other Voices: Testimonies by Sierra Leonean Women. Ph.D. Thesis, Illinois State University, 2006.

[Info] Libbey, Allison J. The Telling of Trauma: Narratives of Rape on Twentieth-Century Hispanic Culture. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Virginia, 2013.

[Info] Reid, Lydia J.E. Rape, Law, and Society in the Progressive Era. M.A. Thesis, University of Virginia, 1992.

[Info] Zahirović, Vanesa. Feminiserade offer och maskuliniserade våldtäktsmän: En analys av hur statsdomstolen i Bosnien-Hercegovina framställer de män som blev offer för våldtäkt och sexuellt våld under Bosnienkriget. Bachelor Thesis, Lunds universitet, 2015.

[Info] Zahrt, Petra. Geschlechtsspezifisches Schreiben im Journalismus: Wie Reporterinnen und Reporter Wirklichkeit wahrnehmen und darstellen, aufgezeigt am Geschlechterbild in ausgezeichneten Reportagen aus der Zeit von 1977 bis 1999. Inaugural-Dissertation, Universität Köln, 2001.

2. Speaker Index

[Info] Ikuomola, Adediran D. »The Nigerian Civil War of 1967 and the Stigmatization of Children Born of Rape Victims in Edo State Nigeria.« Les viols en temps de guerre: une histoire à écrire - Rape in Wartime: A History to be Written. Paris 2009.

[Info] Inal, Tuba. »The Prohibition of Rape and Pillage in War: The Hague Conventions (1899, 1907).« 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association. Boston 2008.

[Info] Inal, Tuba. »'So What?' The Impact of Legalization on Change on the Ground: Pillage and Rape in War.« 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association. Washington, DC 2010

[Info] Inal, Tuba. »Rape in Turkish Cinema: The (Re)production of a Rape Culture through Film.« Lecture / Agnes Scott College. Decatur 2015.

[Info] Inoue, Fumi. »The 1955 Yumiko-Chan Incident.« Conference of the Association for Asian Studies. Chicago 2015.

[Info] Irshai, Ronit. »Reclaiming Marriage after a Wife's Rape: A Halakhic Analysis.« 45th Annual Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies. Boston 2013.

[Info] Irvine, Martin. »The Pen(is), Castration, and Identity: Abelard's Negotiations of Gender.« Cultural Frictions: Medieval Studies in Postmodern Contexts. Washington, DC 1995.

[Info] Isenberg, Elissa. »Victims or Vixens? Sexual Harassment in the Industrial Workplace, 1870-1914.« 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders and Sexualities. Hempstead 2017.

III. N e w   S u b d i r e c t o r i e s

1. Topical Index

Cases: Real Offenders: Armistead Carter Eliason, William Crips, John Francis, George H. Hardy, Langford Harrison, James Montandon; Real Victims: Rachel Davis, Peggy | Victims: Narratives: Flying, Lady Sings the Blues | Representation: Literary Texts: Luz Arce, José María Arguedas, Marilyn French, Carlos Fuentes, Ana María Moix, Silvina Ocampo, Ramón Pérez de Ayala, Armando Ramírez