Mujeres y guerra

Víctimas y Resistentes en el Caribe Colombiano Para entender la guerra también es necesario mirar más allá del campo de batalla. Las festividades, las celebraciones religiosas o las actividades deportivas ilustran cuán importante es la cotidianidad de los pueblos como...

The Spectral Wound

 Sexual Violence, Public Memories and the Bangladesh War of 1971 Following the 1971 Bangladesh War, the Bangladesh government publicly designated the thousands of women raped by the Pakistani military and their local collaborators as birangonas, (“brave women”)....

Sexual Violence during War and Peace

Gender, Power, and Post-Conflict Justice in Peru Using the Peruvian internal armed conflict as a case study, this book examines wartime rape and how it reproduces and reinforces existing hierarchies. Jelke Boesten argues that effective responses to sexual violence in...

Story Cloths as a Counter-archive

Story Cloths as a Counter-archive : the Mogalakwena Craft Art Development Foundation Embroidery Project In South Africa there has been a growing recognition of community craft projects in previously marginalised communities. They are acknowledged for their artistic...