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.

August 2, 2011

CFP: On Violence

Journal: Modern Horizons Journal
Submission deadline: September 1, 2011

Description: »For the November 2011 issue of Modern Horizons we invite essays that explore the concept of violence in its many forms and from a variety of ethical standpoints.
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With these questions in mind we invite essays that explore the questions, ideas, and ways of thinking on and around the theme of violence. Some topics may include, but are by no means limited to:
- Heroic violence
- Chivalric violence
- Divine violence
- Law, justice, and violence
- Violence as/and therapy
- Image as/and violence
- Politics as/and violence
- Language as/and violence
- Art as/and violence
- Violence as/and history
- D.H. Lawrence (physical violence versus the violence one thrills toward)
- Rabelaisian grotesque
- Judith Butler
- Elaine Scarry
- Hannah Arendt
- Nietzschean violence
- Violence and the Divine Marquis«.

More information: Call for Papers website.