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Statutory Rape or Postfeminism in Pretty Little Liars?

Shara Crookston

Little Liars Finale: How a Mystery Hid its Villain. ” The New York Times , 27 June . (accessed 25 March 2019 ). Whitney , Sarah

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Stephanie Russo

. Further, even women such as Jane Boleyn and Jane Seymour, who are usually presented in historical fictions centred on Anne Boleyn as villains who worked actively to bring about her downfall, are recuperated in the novel. Cleves is prompted to reassess her

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The Shades of a Shadow

Crime as the Dark Projection of Authority in Early Modern England

Maurizio Ascari

Hero’s maid to deceive Don Pedro and Claudio into believing that her mistress was being unfaithful. To make this situation more comic, Dogberry misunderstands Borachio’s words as slander: ‘Write down Prince John a villain. Why, this is flat perjury, to

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Stacie Friend

scene of Alfred Hitchcock’s Saboteur (1942), in which the villain Fry (Norman Lloyd) dangles precariously from the top of the Statue of Liberty: “Hitchcock peppers the sequence with close-ups of the saboteur’s expressions of pain and terror—shots that

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Shylock in Buchenwald

Hanan Snir’s Israeli-German Production (Weimar 1995)

Gad Kaynar-Kissinger

’s approach answered this question indirectly by transcodifying Shakespeare’s work into a deliberately simplistic melodrama. The Venetians embodied by the SS brutes are the ultimate murderous ‘villains’; the Jewish inmates, the ultimate ‘good’ victims. This is

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The Merchant ON Venice [Boulevard, Los Angeles], Chicago, 2007

Universalizing Shakespeare’s Play after the Holocaust

Michael Shapiro

, he was played as a low-comic butt or as a grotesque melodramatic villain. Sympathetic Shylocks emerged during this period as part of a general tendency to look upon all sorts of marginalized people (e.g. Wordsworth’s leech-gatherer) with benign

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Jonathan Elukin

make money. Antonio responds with a more general indictment of deception: ‘Mark you this, Bassanio, / The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. / An evil soul producing holy witness / Is like a villain with a smiling cheek, / A goodly apple, rotten

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The Mysterious Mr Le Queux

War Novelist, Defence Publicist and Counterspy

Roger T. Stearn

-corset ’. Le Queux wrote that ‘mystery in a woman is always alluring’ and his heroine was usually mysterious, and under the influence of the villain. Le Queux prided himself on his expert knowledge of crime and criminology. 26 His villains were villainous

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Liberation Autochthony

Namibian Veteran Politics and African Citizenship Claims

Lalli Metsola

forces radically different from the portrayal of ex-combatants as a security threat, calling forth dichotomies of a nation and its oppressor, the good and the bad, heroes and villains. As put by President Hifikepunye Pohamba, for example, “it was natural

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Attack Frames

Framing Processes, Collective Identity, and Emotion in the Men’s Rights Subreddit

Chelsea Starr

to strengthen collective identity, as seen in research on a transgender movement organization ( Schrock et al. 2004 ). Emotions can also be engendered by “atrocity tales” that serve to identify victims and villains ( Hunt and Benford 1994 ). Movement