Rape

A South African Nightmare

Pumla Gqola

ISBN:

9781920601522

Epub ISBN:

9781920601553

Publisher:

Melinda Ferguson Books

Date Released:

April 2015

Price (incl. VAT):

R 305.00

Format:

Soft cover, 204pp


About this book:

Winner of the 2016 Alan Paton Award, Rape:A South African Nightmare unpacks South Africa’s various relationships to rape, connections between rape culture and the shock/disbelief syndrome that characterises public responses to rape, the female fear factory,  boy rape and violent masculinities, the rape of Black lesbians, baby rape, as well as high profile rape trials like that of  Jacob Zuma, Bob Hewitt, Baby Tshepang and Anene Booysen.