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.

October 1, 2009

CFP: Love and Violence: Action Heroes

Conference: 2010 Film & History Conference: Representations of Love in Film and Television
Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date: November 11-14, 2010
Submission deadline for proposals: November 1, 2009
Description: »This area welcomes papers exploring the many representations of love and romance in the action genre, particularly focusing on action heroes. ... How do generic expectations dilute or bastardize love, especially when paired with forms of sexual violence (rape, masochism, sadism) or racism/sexism?«
More information: Calls for Papers website