Episode 20: Sexual Violence in Fiction
Sexual Violence is prevalent in nearly every form of fictional media. Books, movies, comics…no matter where you are hearing or reading stories, you don’t have to look far to find sexual violence as a part of it. Is it a reflection of our reality? Or is it a cheap plot device? And do the creators of these stories have any obligation to warn readers that a potentially triggering and traumatic scene are included? This month, we sat down with authors Drew Habersang and Dayna Ingram to dive into these questions and more.