Sexual Violence in History: A Bibliography

compiled by Stefan Blaschke


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Alphabetical Index

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Geographical Index

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Topical Index

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Start: Topical Index: Representations: Religious Texts: Biblical Texts:

Representations: Religious Texts:

[Info] Dunbar, Ericka. »Vulnerable Bodies & Vulnerable Geographies.« Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. San Diego 2019.

[Info] Nissly, Audrey M. »Exploring Female Sexual Subjectivity: The Role of Consent in Modern Rape Law and the Book of Esther.« Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Boston 2017.

Esther 2

[Info] Hearing, Maria. »Dangerous Beauty: Signals of Sexual Exploitation in Esther 2.« Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Denver 2022.

Esther 2:1-18

[Info] Nadar, Sarojini. »"Texts of Terror" disguised as the "Word of God": The Case of Esther 2:1-18 and the Conspiracy of Rape in the Bible.« Journal of Constructive Theology 10 (2004): 59-79.

[Info] Nadar, Sarojini. »"Texts of Terror". The Conspiracy of Rape in the Bible, Church and Society: The Case of Esther 2:1-18« African Women, Religion and Health: Essays in Honor of Mercy Amba Ewudziwa Oduyoye. Edited by Isabel A. Phiri et al. Maryknoll 2006: 77-95.

[Info] Smith-Christopher, Daniel L. »Sleeping with the Enemy? Reading Esther and Judith as Comfort Women.« Women and Exilic Identity in the Hebrew Bible. Edited by Katherine E. Southwood et al. London 2018: 99-127.