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Antelyes, Peter

"Raw with the shame that I'd tried to be like the rest and couldn't": sexual control of immigrant girls in public schools and in literature in early twentieth century America

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2018
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rape jokes

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2017-January-01
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Through a close analysis of rape jokes from mainstream American comedy, my thesis focuses on the ways women comedians utilize humor as a possible tool to challenge rape culture. To ground my inquiry, I look closely at the content, the...

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