Sexual Violence in History: A Bibliography

compiled by Stefan Blaschke


+ Aims & Scope

+ Structure

+ History


+ Updates

+ Calls for Papers

+ New Lectures

+ New Publications

Alphabetical Index

+ Author Index

+ Speaker Index

Chronological Index

+ Ancient History

+ Medieval History

+ Modern History

Geographical Index

+ African History

+ American History

+ Asian History

+ European History

+ Oceanian History

Topical Index

+ Prosecution

+ Cases

+ Types

+ Offenders

+ Victims

+ Society

+ Research

+ Representations


+ Institutions

+ Literature Search

+ Research

Start: Topical Index: Cases: Real Cases: 18th Century:

Cases: Real Cases:

I. Author Index

[Info] Benedict, Barbara M. »Making a Monster: Socializing Sexuality and the Monster of 1790.« “defects”: Engendering the Modern Body. Edited by Helen Deutsch et al. Ann Arbor 2000: 127–153.

[Info] Bondeson, Jan. The London Monster: A Sanguinary Tale. Philadelphia 2001.

[Info] McCreery, Cindy. »A Moral Panic in Eighteenth-Century London? The Monster and the Press.« Moral Panics, the Media and the Law in Early Modern England. Edited by David Lemmings et al. London 2009: 195-220.

[Info] Shoemaker, Robert. The London Mob: Violence and Disorder in Eighteenth-Century England. London 2004.

[Info] Wills, Kacie. »Uncovering the Archive: The Monster and Sarah Sophia Banks’s Ephemera Collection. Sexual Violence and Print Media.« Keats-Shelley Association of America Blog (2022).

II. Speaker Index

[Info] Wills, Kacie, et al. »Sexual Assault, The London Monster, and the Media’s Narratives of Seduction.« 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies St. Louis, 2023.