A Domestic Violence Syllabus
Domestic Violence and Rape in Popular Music
Christian Aguilera , Oh Mother Back to Basics 2006
Lady Gaga , Till It Happen to You The Hunting Ground 2015
Madonna , Oh Father Like A Prayer 1989
Rihanna , ManDown Loud 2010
Shaina Twain , Black Eyes, Blue Tears Come Over 1997
Domestic Violence and Biblical Studies
Rofé, Alexander. “Defilement of Virgins in Biblical Law and the Case of Dinah (Genesis 34)”. Biblica 86 (3) 2005
Trible Phyllis , Texts of Terror 1984
Fuchs, Esther (2003). Sexual Politics in the Biblical Narrative: Reading the Hebrew Bible as a Woman
Bader, Mary Anna (2006). Sexual Violation in the Hebrew Bible: A Multi-Methodological Study of Genesis 34 and 2 Samuel 13. New York: Peter Lang. ISBN 0-8204-7873-3.
Scholz, Susanne (2000). Rape Plots: A Feminist Cultural Study of Genesis 34. New York: Peter Lang. ISBN 0-8204-4154-6.
Scholz, Susanne (2010). Sacred Witness: Rape in the Hebrew Bible
Week Three Domestic Violence and Biblical Studies
Yamada, Frank M. 2008. Configurations of Rape in the Hebrew Bible : A Literary Analysis of Three Rape Narratives.Studies in biblical literature, v. 109; Studies in biblical literature, v. 109. New York: Peter Lang
Hankore, Daniel. 2013. The Abduction of Dinah : Genesis 28:10-35:15 As a Votive Narrative.Eugene, Or.: Pickwick Publications.
Gravett, Sandie. 2004. “Reading ‘Rape’ in the Hebrew Bible: A Consideration of Language.” Journal for the Study of the Old Testament 28 (3): 279
Abasili, Alexander Izuchukwu. 2011. “Was It Rape? The David and Bathsheba Pericope Re-Examined.” Vetus Testamentum 61 (1): 1-15
Ethics , Pastoral Care ,Rape and Domestic Violence
West, Traci C. 1999. Wounds of the Spirit : Black Women, Violence, and Resistance Ethics.New York: New York University Press.
West, Traci C. 2006. Disruptive Christian Ethics : When Racism and Women’s Lives Matter.Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox Press.
Coleman, Monica A. 2004. The Dinah Project : A Handbook for Congregational Response to Sexual Violence.Cleveland Ohio: Pilgrim Press.
Parry, Robin A., and Craig G. Bartholomew. 2004. Old Testament Story and Christian Ethics : The Rape of Dinah As a Case Study.Paternoster biblical monographs; Paternoster biblical monographs. Bletchley: Paternoster Press.
Ethics, Pastoral Care , Rape and Domestic Violence
Adams, Carol J., and Marie M. Fortune. 1995. Violence against Women and Children : A Christian Theological Sourcebook.New York: Continuum.
Cooper-White, Pamela. 1995. The Cry of Tamar : Violence against Women and the Church’s Response.Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.
Fortune, Marie M. 1983. Sexual Violence : The Unmentionable Sin.New York: Pilgrim Press.
Literature, Rape and Domestic Violence
Sielke, Sabine. 2002. Reading Rape : The Rhetoric of Sexual Violence in American Literature and Culture, 1790-1990.Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press
Tanner, Laura E. 1994. Intimate Violence : Reading Rape and Torture in Twentieth-Century Fiction.Bloomington: Indiana University Press
Stephens, J. L. 2000. “Sandra Gunning, Race, Rape, and Lynching: The Red Record of American Literature, 1890-1912.” African American Review 34: 347.
Walker, Alice. 1982. The Color Purple : A Novel. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
Morrison, Toni. 1987. Beloved : A Novel. New York: K.
Masculinity, Rape, Domestic Violence
Sargent, Andrew. 2010. “Representing Prison Rape: Race, Masculinity, and Incarceration in Donald Goines’s White Man’s Justice, Black Man’s Grief.” MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the U.S 35 (3): 131-155.
McClure, Stephanie M. 2006. “Improvising Masculinity: African American Fraternity Membership in the Construction of a Black Masculinity.” Journal of African American Studies (formerly Journal of African American Men)10 (1): 57-73.
Feminism, Womanism, Rape , Domestic Violence
Barnard, Lianne. 2013. “The Politics of Rape: Traces of Radical Feminism in Disgrace by J. M. Coetzee.” Tydskrif Vir Letterkunde 50 (2): 19-28.
Putzi, Jennifer. 2004. “”Raising the Stigma”: Black Womanhood and the Marked Body in Pauline Hopkins’s Contending Forces.” College Literature 31 (2): 1-21.
Williams, Delores S. 1993. Sisters in the Wilderness : The Challenge of Womanist God-Talk.Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books.
Crenshaw, Kimberle Williams. “Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence Against Women of Color.” The Feminist Philosophy Reader. Eds. Alison Bailey and Chris Cuomo. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2008. 279-309.
Caribbean Studies Rape and Domestic Violence
Puri, Shalini. “Race, rape, and representation: Indo-Caribbean women and cultural nationalism.” Cultural Critique 36 (1997): 119-163.
Menon, P. K. “The law of rape and criminal law administration with special reference to the commonwealth Caribbean.” International and Comparative Law Quarterly 32, no. 04 (1983): 832-870.
Kempadoo, Kamala. Sexing the Caribbean: gender, race, and sexual labor. Psychology Press, 2004.
Haniff, Nesha Z. “Male violence against men and women in the Caribbean: The case of Jamaica.” Journal of Comparative Family Studies (1998): 361-369.
Elvy, Stacy-Ann. “A Postcolonial Theory of Spousal Rape: The Caribbean and Beyond.” Michigan Journal of Gender & Law 22, no. 1 (2015).
Ellsberg, MARY C. “Sexual violence against women and girls: recent findings from Latin America and the Caribbean.” Sex without consent: young people in developing countries. London: Zed Books (2005): 49-58.
Queer, Males, Rape and Domestic Violence
White, Bradley H., and Sharon E. Robinson Kurpius. 2002. “Effects of Victim Sex and Sexual Orientation on Perceptions of Rape.” Sex Roles : A Journal of Research 46 (5-6): 191-200.
Mitchell, Damon, Richard Hirschman, and Gordon C. Nagayama Hall. 1999. “Attributions of Victim Responsibility, Pleasure, and Trauma in Male Rape.” Journal of Sex Research 36 (4): 369-373
Wakelin, Anna, and Karen M. Long. 2003. “Effects of Victim Gender and Sexuality on Attributions of Blame to Rape Victims.” Sex Roles : A Journal of Research 49 (9-10): 477-487.
Mitchell, Damon, Gordon C. Nagayama Hall, and Richard Hirschman. 1999. “Attributions of Victim Responsibility, Pleasure, and Trauma in Male Rape.”
Race, Rape, Domestic Violence
Sommerville, Diane Miller. 2004. Rape and Race in the Nineteenth-Century South.Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press.
Dorr, Lisa Lindquist. 2004. White Women, Rape, and the Power of Race in Virginia, 1900-1960.Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press.
Richie, Beth. 2012. Arrested Justice : Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation.New York: New York University Press.
Rape, Domestic Violence in Television Shows
Games of Thrones Season 5 Episode 6 “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken” 2015
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 6 Episode 19 ” Seeing Red” 2002
Outlander Season 2 Episode 7 ” Faith” 2016
Glee Season 3 Episode 18 “Choke” 2012