skip to content
Not that bad : dispatches from rape culture Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Not that bad : dispatches from rape culture

Author: Roxane Gay
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"In this valuable and timely anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay has collected original and previously published pieces that address what it means to live in a world where women have to measure the harassment, violence, and aggression they face, and where they are 'routinely second-guessed, blown off, discredited, denigrated, besmirched, belittled, patronized, mocked, shamed, gaslit,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Essays
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roxane Gay
ISBN: 9780062851468 0062851462 9780062413512 0062413511
OCLC Number: 1032448960
Description: xii, 350 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Fragments / Aubrey Hirsch --
Slaughterhouse Island / Jill Christman --
& the truth is, I have no story / Claire Schwartz --
The luckiest MILF in Brooklyn / Lynn Melnick --
Spectator: my family, my rapist, and mourning online / Brandon Taylor --
The sun / Emma Smith-Stevens --
Sixty-three days / AJ McKenna --
Only the lonely / Lisa Mecham --
What I told myself / Vanessa Mártir --
Stasis / Ally Sheedy --
The ways we are taught to be a girl / xTx --
Floccinaucinihilipilification / So Mayer --
The life ruiner / Nora Salem --
All the angry women / Lyz Lenz --
Good girls / Amy Jo Burns --
Utmost resistance: law and the queer woman or How I sat in a classroom and listened to my male classmates debate how to define force and consent / V.L. Seek --
Bodies against borders / Michelle Chen --
Wiping the stain clean / Gabrielle Union --
What we didn't say / Liz Rosema --
I said yes / Anthony Frame --
Knowing better / Samhita Mukhopadhyay --
Not that loud: quiet encounters with rape culture / Miriam Zoila Pérez --
Why I stopped / Zoë Medeiros --
Picture perfect / Sharisse Tracey --
To get out from under it / Stacey May Fowles --
Reaping what rape culture sows: live from the killing fields of growing up female in America / Elisabeth Fairfield Stokes --
Invisible light waves / Meredith Talusan --
Getting home / Nicole Boyce --
Why I didn't say no / Elissa Bassist.
Responsibility: edited by Roxane Gay.

Abstract:

"In this valuable and timely anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay has collected original and previously published pieces that address what it means to live in a world where women have to measure the harassment, violence, and aggression they face, and where they are 'routinely second-guessed, blown off, discredited, denigrated, besmirched, belittled, patronized, mocked, shamed, gaslit, insulted, and bullied' for speaking out. Highlighting the stories of well-known actors, writers, and experts, as well as new voices being published for the first time, Not That Bad covers a wide range of topics and experiences, from an exploration of the rape epidemic embedded in the refugee crisis to first-person accounts of child molestation and street harassment. Often deeply personal and always unflinchingly honest, this provocative collection both reflects the world we live in and offers a call to arms insisting that 'not that bad' must no longer be good enough."--Dust jacket flap.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1032448960> # Not that bad : dispatches from rape culture
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1032448960" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_psychological_aspects> ; # Rape--Psychological aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sexual_harassment_of_women> ; # Sexual harassment of women
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_victims> ; # Rape victims
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/women_violence_against> ; # Women--Violence against
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_attitudes> ; # Rape--Attitudes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/social_science_sexual_abuse_&_harassment> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sexual Abuse & Harassment
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/social_science_gender_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Gender Studies
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sexual_harrassment> ; # Sexual harrassment
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_sociological_aspects> ; # Rape--Sociological aspects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/364.1532/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.42/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/child_sexual_abuse> ; # Child sexual abuse
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_public_opinion> ; # Rape--Public opinion
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_victims_psychology> ; # Rape victims--Psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sex_crimes> ; # Sex crimes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_personal_memoirs> ; # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Personal Memoirs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape> ; # Rape
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sexual_abuse_victims> ; # Sexual abuse victims
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2018" ;
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description ""In this valuable and timely anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay has collected original and previously published pieces that address what it means to live in a world where women have to measure the harassment, violence, and aggression they face, and where they are 'routinely second-guessed, blown off, discredited, denigrated, besmirched, belittled, patronized, mocked, shamed, gaslit, insulted, and bullied' for speaking out. Highlighting the stories of well-known actors, writers, and experts, as well as new voices being published for the first time, Not That Bad covers a wide range of topics and experiences, from an exploration of the rape epidemic embedded in the refugee crisis to first-person accounts of child molestation and street harassment. Often deeply personal and always unflinchingly honest, this provocative collection both reflects the world we live in and offers a call to arms insisting that 'not that bad' must no longer be good enough."--Dust jacket flap."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Person/gay_roxane> ; # Roxane Gay
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4961621088> ;
    schema:genre "Essays"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Not that bad : dispatches from rape culture"@en ;
    schema:productID "1032448960" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062851468> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062413512> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1032448960> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Person/gay_roxane> # Roxane Gay
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gay" ;
    schema:givenName "Roxane" ;
    schema:name "Roxane Gay" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_personal_memoirs> # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Personal Memoirs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Personal Memoirs"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/child_sexual_abuse> # Child sexual abuse
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Child sexual abuse"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_psychological_aspects> # Rape--Psychological aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rape--Psychological aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_public_opinion> # Rape--Public opinion
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rape--Public opinion"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_sociological_aspects> # Rape--Sociological aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rape--Sociological aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/rape_victims_psychology> # Rape victims--Psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rape victims--Psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sexual_abuse_victims> # Sexual abuse victims
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sexual abuse victims"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sexual_harassment_of_women> # Sexual harassment of women
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sexual harassment of women"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/sexual_harrassment> # Sexual harrassment
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sexual harrassment"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/social_science_gender_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Gender Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Gender Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/social_science_sexual_abuse_&_harassment> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sexual Abuse & Harassment
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sexual Abuse & Harassment"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4961621088#Topic/women_violence_against> # Women--Violence against
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Women--Violence against"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062413512>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0062413511" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062413512" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062851468>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0062851462" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062851468" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.