Tag: youth

Writing the “Femme Enfant”

Mario Praz has emphasized the difficulties in cataloguing the femme fatale, but he did not consider the possibility of a fatal (and possibly virgin) femme enfant which makes the classification of such a figure an even richer procedure. In an attempt to both introduce and re-contextualize the way in which women’s youth might have become dangerous, the initial paper of the panel will… Read more →