Five Novels that Illustrate Rape Culture from Book Riot
A discussion about the prevalence of rape culture and books that capture it. “Here are five novels that can help you understand rape culture and how it demands that rape survivors become perfect victims because the rapist is always given the benefit of the doubt.”
Here the lovely people at Book Riot recommend other titles that tackle issues of sexual assault and rape culture.
The awesome video that likens consent to a cup of tea. “Consent: it’s simple as tea.” If you haven’t watched it, do so now. If you have, watch it again! #consentiseverything
With Louise O’Neill’s Asking For It as a starting point, this article discusses YA Fiction’s history of discussing tough topics like rape.
An in depth discussion on rape culture and the myths surrounding it.
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Beth is the founder and editor of Fuelled by Fiction. She is a twenty-something east coast Canadian girl who loves writing about books and feminism.