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Syllabus Advice: Graduate Course on Sexual Violence

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.

Re: Read on Loughlin, 'Same-Sex Desire in Early Modern England, 1550-1735: An Anthology of Literary Texts and Contexts'

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.

Gender, Sexuality and Citizenship Conference - CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED


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?