Transforming a Rape Culture

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Emilie Buchwald, Pamela Fletcher, Martha Roth
Milkweed Editions, 1993 - Social Science - 467 pages
A rape culture is a society that accepts sexual violence as the norm. In this groundbreaking new work, a diverse group of opinions lays the foundation for change in basic attitudes about power, gender, race, and sexuality--for a future without sexual violence. National tour.

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Jumping from biological essay to poem to everyday life to musical score, the author looks at boxelder bugs from more aspects than I would have thought possible. The titles are as intriguing as the ... Read full review


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Well-edited, worthy compendium of writings about sex and violence in our culture. In 34 essays—some reprinted, many published here first—well- known feminist activists, university professors ... Read full review


Editors Preface
Are We Really Living in a Rape Culture?
Strategies for Change

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About the author (1993)

Emilie Buchwald was named the McKnight Distinguished Artist of the Year in 2002 as publisher of Milkweed Editions. She lives in Edina, MN.

Pamela Fletcher teaches at several colleges in Minnesota. She lives in Minneapolis.

Martha Roth is the author of the Promise of a New Day and Family Feelings. She divides her time between Vancouver and Seattle.

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