Eight Bullets: One Woman's Story of Surviving Anti-gay Violence
In May 1988, on the Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania, a horrific shooting attack left twenty-eight-year-old Rebecca Wight dead. Her partner, Claudia Brenner, was seriously wounded. In Eight Bullets: One Woman's Story of Surviving Anti-Gay Violence, Claudia Brenner writes a profoundly personal, emotionally riveting, politically energizing account of the murder and its aftermath: her path to recovery and activism.
What people are saying - Write a review
Abbe Adams County Anne antigay violence Appalachian Trail asked began Beth Brant Blacksburg blood bullet called camping campsite Carr's Chambersburg Claudia Brenner court crime dead death penalty Denny and Don Don Blevins Dykes To Watch Evelyn face feel felt friends Gina going Gulden happened healing hearing Hershey Holtz homophobia hospital hurt Ithaca Judge Spicer jury Karen Kevin knew Kris later lean-to lesbian lesbians and gay lived looked lover Michael George Michaux State Forest morning murder neck needed never night pain parked Pennsylvania Pennsylvania state police person police officers questions Rebecca relationship remember road Rocky Knob Trail Roy Keefer Satya scared seemed sexual Shippensburg shooting shot sleeping someone stay Stephen Carr Stephen Roy Carr stop story stream talk tell tent thought tion told took trauma Trooper victim walking wanted woman women woods