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.
November 8, 2010
ART: Berger, Olivier. "Les viols en temps de guerre."
Abstract: "Information is presented about several topics discussed at the colloquy "Les viols en temps de guerre, une histoire à écrire," sponsored by historians Raphaëlle Branche and Fabrice Virgili and held at the Institut Historique Allemand in Paris, France. Subjects under discussion include the social history of rape during the time of war, the sexual behaviors of soldiers, and the personal narratives and journals of officers in World War I." [Source: Historical abstracts.]