“(Un)Making Sylvia Likens: Towards a Theory of Femicide Narratives”

Pedersen, A. B. (Lecturer)

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Period2016 → …
Held at “In the Midst of Life we are in Death”: Death, Burial and the Afterlife in the Arts and Humanities, University College Dublin. , Ireland
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Sylvia Likens
  • Death Narratives
  • Femicide
  • Femicide Narratives
  • Death Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Popular Culture
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Elaine Scarry
  • Jacques Derrida
  • Kate Millett
  • Misogyny
  • Female Corpses
  • Female body/corpse
  • Female Sexuality
  • Feminist
  • Feminism
  • Torture
  • Death
  • Sylvia Marie Likens
  • Gertrude Baniszewski
  • True Crime
  • Murder
  • Violence
  • American Literature
  • Kate Millett's The Basement
  • Jack Ketchum's The Girl Next Door
  • Horror
  • Torture Porn
  • Rape
  • Slut-shaming
  • Victim-blaming
  • The Indiana Torture Slaying
  • Feminist Criticism
  • American Studies
  • Pain