Proving rape and seduction in the post-Victorian era: KU professor’s new book explores early 1900s sex crime trials

Lawrence Journal World Donovan explores rape and other sex crimes of the early 1900s in his new book, “Respectability on Trial: Sex Crimes in New York City, 1900-1918.” The book, which came out in October, is based on Donovan’s research of thousands of pages of court …

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