Slut

Author: Katie Cappiello,Meg McInerney

Publisher: Feminist Press

ISBN: 9781558618701

Category: Drama

Page: 328

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Remember the slut at your school? Whether used as a slur or reclaimed as an expression of sexy confidence, this word has been used as an acceptable excuse for rape, bullying and the sexual double standard. In the spirit of The Vagina Monologues, this riveting, critically acclaimed play - written in collaboration with New York City high school students - sheds light on enduring feminist issues. The play is accompanied by production notes, a guide for talk-backs and provocative essays by Carol Gilligan and Jennifer Baumgardner.
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SLUT

A Play and Guidebook for Combating Sexism and Sexual Violence

Author: Katie Cappiello,Meg McInerney

Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY

ISBN: 1558618716

Category: Drama

Page: 248

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"She's such a slut." Sound familiar? Whether used as a slur or reclaimed as an expression of confidence, the word slut justifies rape, bullying, and the sexual double standard. By turns heartbreaking and hilarious, SLUT captures the real lives of teens and young adults as they negotiate sex and the cruel scapegoating that still hobbles female sexuality and power. This groundbreaking play, written in collaboration with New York City high school students, and guidebook offers communities and individuals concrete tools to inspire change and stop slut. The guidebook includes production notes, a guide for talk-backs, and provocative essays by Leora Tanenbaum, Jennifer Baumgardner, Farah Tanis, Jamia Wilson, among others, providing the resources to inspire change within our communities and ourselves.
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Coping with Date Rape and Acquaintance Rape

Author: Melissa Mayer

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1508183155

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 112

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The statistics associated with date rape and acquaintance rape are staggering, especially for teens and young adults, who are at the highest risk. With warmth and candor, this straightforward guide offers frank advice and insightful context to demystify concepts like rape and consent, and provides advice for what to do after experiencing date rape or acquaintance rape. Features include questions for an expert, myths and facts, and illuminating sidebars. Thoughtfully inclusive, readers are empowered to confront social norms and attitudes that perpetuate rape culture and consider the intersectional nature of sexual violence.
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Now That We're Men

A Play and True Life Accounts of Boys, Sex, and Power

Author: Katie Cappiello

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781948340038

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 200

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Following up Slut, her 2015 play and guidebook for combating sexism and sexual violence, Cappiello turns her perceptive eyes and ears to the lived experiences of young men as they try on sexuality and masculinity. Compassionate and insightful, Now That We're Men dismantles rape culture without sacrificing boys. The edited guidebook contains the play, an activist guide, and contributions from teenage guys.
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