In the spring Sharon Johnson and I are teaching a new graduate course, “Gender and Sexual Violence,” as part of Virginia Tech’s interdisciplinary Ph.D. program ASPECT. Sharon (Foreign Languages and Literatures – French) is currently writing a book on the representation of rape 19th-century French penny presses, medical reports and jurisprudence, and I (Brett Shadle, History) have published on the history of sexual violence in Kenya.
The John Carter Brown Library (JCB), an independently funded institution for advanced research on the campus of Brown University, will award approximately forty residential fellowships for the year July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017.
Response to Review of Same-sex Desire in Early Modern England, 1550-1735: An Anthology of Literary texts and Contexts, ed. By Marie H. Loughlin (Manchester: Manchester University press, 2014) ISBN: 978-0-7190-8207-8, 590 pages. NB: The review refers to the paperback edition (ISBN: 978-0-7190-8208-5)
Review response by Marie H. Loughlin. NB: The review response refers to the hardcover edition.
Call for Papers - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO NOVEMBER 1, 2015
Gender, Sexuality and Citizenship, Thirteenth Annual Conference in Citizenship Studies
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan, USA
March 31 - April 2, 2016
Conference Keynote: Margot Canaday, Princeton University, Author of The Straight State: Sexuality and Citizenship in Twentieth Century America
Plenary Address: John Corvino, Wayne State University, Author of What’s Wrong with Homosexuality?