Stahl, Jan M.
Dr. Jan M. Stahl is an Assistant Professor in English at the Borough of Manhattan Community College CUNY. Her interest is in violence and sexuality as depicted in eighteenth-century literature. Dr. Stahl received her Ph.D. in English from New York University.2014 1-4955-0272-4
An integrated and comprehensive study of the ways that female characters in early eighteenth-century novels used letter writing and verbal narration as a strategy for coping with sexual violence. The novels studied are groundbreaking works in the history of feminist literature.