Rethinking Rufus : sexual violations of enslaved men (Book, 2019) []
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Rethinking Rufus : sexual violations of enslaved men

Rethinking Rufus : sexual violations of enslaved men

Author: Thomas A Foster
Publisher: Athens, Georgia University of Georgia Press [2019]
Series: Gender and slavery
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This book uses a wide range of sources on slavery--early American newspapers, court records, slave owners' journals, abolitionist literature, and the testimony of former slaves collected in autobiographies and in interviews--to argue that enslaved black men were sexually assaulted by both white men and white women. Scholarship has focused on women's exploitation and abuse and has noted that many of our sources  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Named Person: Čubrilović, Familie : 19. Jh.-
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Foster
ISBN: 9780820355214 0820355216 9780820355221 0820355224
OCLC Number: 1120142662
Description: xv, 174 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 23 cm
Series Title: Gender and slavery
Other Titles: Sexual violations of enslaved men
Sexual violations of enslaved men
Responsibility: Thomas A. Foster.


The first book-length study of sexual violence against enslaved men. A careful reading of extant sources reveals that sexual assault of enslaved men also occurred systematically and in a wide variety  Read more...


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