By Sujata Moorti
Via an research of tv photographs of rape, this publication makes very important contributions to theories of the general public sphere in addition to feminist theories of rape. It indicates how concerns touching on race and gender are built-in in tv discussions of rape, and the way rules of race, stereotypes of black (male and feminine) sexuality, and the perceived possibility of miscegenation proceed to form modern attitudes towards sexual violence.
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Color of Rape: Gender and Race in Television’s Public Spheres by Sujata Moorti
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