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Response to Review of Modern Women on Trial: Sexual Transgression in the Age of the Flapper

Modern Women on Trial: Sexual Transgression in the Age of the Flapper narrates sensational stories of women accused of sexual and violent crime – obscenity, perversity, drug dealing, murder and adultery – in the aftermath of the Great War. Popular journalism competed with the legal profession to turn domestic tragedies into thrilling melodrama. While theContinue reading “Response to Review of Modern Women on Trial: Sexual Transgression in the Age of the Flapper”