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Speaker: Catherine Marks

Title: The Power of Dreams

Subtitle: Sexual Violence in Frantz Fanon’s ‘Algeria Unveiled’ and Buchi Emecheta’s The Joys of Motherhood

Conference: Women Writing Rape: Literary and Theoretical Narratives of Sexual Violence

Place: Warwick, United Kingdom

Date: April 28, 2007

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | African History: Algerian History, Nigerian History | Representations: Literary Texts / Buchi Emecheta; Types: Wartime Sexual Violence / Algerian War


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Wikipedia: History of Africa: History of Algeria / French Algeria | History of Europe: History of France / French Fourth Republic, French Fifth Republic | Literature: Nigerian literature | 20th-century Nigerian writers: Buchi Emecheta / The Joys of Motherhood | Sex and the law: Wartime sexual violence | War: Algerian War / Djamila Boupacha, Torture during the Algerian War of Independence | Frantz Fanon: A Dying Colonialism