What We Talk About When We Talk about Rape by Sohaila Abdulali

What We Talk About When We Talk about Rape

Sohaila Abdulali

265 pages first pub 2018 (editions)

nonfiction essays feminism memoir challenging emotional slow-paced


In the tradition of Rebecca Solnit, a beautifully written, deeply intelligent, searingly honest—and ultimately hopeful—examination of sexual assault and the global discourse on rape told through the perspective of a survivor, writer, counselor, an...

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reflective 56%
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inspiring 33%
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hopeful 26%
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