Conflict Bodies

conflict bodiesRégine Michelle Jean-Charles, an assistant professor in the Romance Languages and Literatures Department who also teaches in the African and African Diaspora Studies Program, will talk about her new book Conflict Bodies: The Politics of Rape Representation in the Francophone Imaginary (The Ohio State University Press, 2014) on Nov. 20. Her talk, which will be held at 4:30 p.m. in Devlin Hall 101, will focus on the visual texts–documentary film and photography–in her book as examples of how cultural production plays a role in rape representation. Jean-Charles talks about her book in this video from BC Libraries. Sponsor: African and African Diaspora Studies.

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