Bibliography of Resources by Topic: african-american

This bibliography includes references to books, video and curricula that aim to inform the public about sexual violence and its aftermath.

This is often a difficult topic to discuss and to learn about. We hope that this list will prove useful to individuals and groups searching for information on this topic. These lists are provided for information purposes only. The Arizona Department of Health Services and the University of Arizona do not specifically endorse the materials listed herein. For more information about a specific resource please contact the listed publisher or distributor directly.

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Surviving the Silence: Black Women's Stories of Rape
The experience of rape personally and socially as perceived by Black women. 288-page book
Author:
Charlotte Pierce-Baker
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2000
Language:
English
Media Type:
Book
Target Audience:
Not provided
Publisher/Producer:
W.W. Norton & Company
No Secrets No Lies: How Black Families Can Heal from Sexual Abuse
Sexual abuse is addressed from the perspective of Black culture with advice from psychologists, social workers, spiritual leaders, and survivors. 304-page book
Author:
Robin Stone
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2004
Language:
English
Media Type:
Book
Target Audience:
Minority / underserved populations, Survivors
Publisher/Producer:
Broadway Books
No! A Work In Progress
Addresses issues of racism, rape, and sisterhood in the African American community. 20-minute VHS
Author:
Aishah Shahidah Simmons
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2000
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Minority / underserved populations
Publisher/Producer:
AfroLez® Productions
Releated Topics:
A View From the Shadows: Talking About Child Sex Abuse (Vol. III)
Child sexual abuse in the African American community. 25-minute video available in VHS or DVD format.
Release Date Year:
2001
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Parents, Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers
Publisher/Producer:
GOLDPITT Productions