Sexual Violence in History: A Bibliography

compiled by Stefan Blaschke


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Start: Topical Index: Representations: Films: 21st Century:

Representations: Films:

G e n e r a l   I n f o r m a t i o n

»Promising Young Woman is a 2020 film written, co-produced, and directed by Emerald Fennell in her feature directorial debut. It stars Carey Mulligan as a troubled young woman haunted by a traumatic past as she navigates balancing forgiveness and vengeance, with Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Clancy Brown, Chris Lowell, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, and Connie Britton in supporting roles. It incorporates film genres including black comedy, crime drama, feminist film, rape and revenge, and vigilante thriller.« -- More information: Wikipedia

G e n e r a l   K e y w o r d s

Chronological Index: Modern History: 21st Century | Geographical Index: European History: English History | Topical Index: Prosecution: Arbitrary Law: Revenge; Types: General: Rape

B i b l i o g r a p h y

I. Author Index

[Info] Harris, Olivia. Pedagogy, Sexual Violence, and Contemporary Extremist Films: Baise-moi (2000), Irréversible (2002), and Promising Young Woman (2022). M.A. Thesis, Clemson University, 2023.

[Info] Miśkowiec, Sylwia. Wstyd w popkulturowych przedstawieniach przemocy seksualnej na przykładzie rewizjonistycznego rape-revenge. Master Thesis, Uniwersytet Jagielloński, 2022.

II. Speaker Index