The Resource Any man : a novel, Amber Tamblyn

Any man : a novel, Amber Tamblyn

Label
Any man : a novel
Title
Any man
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Amber Tamblyn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this electric and provocative debut novel, Tamblyn blends genres of poetry, prose, and elements of suspense to give shape to the shocking narratives of victims of sexual violence, mapping the destructive ways in which our society perpetuates rape culture. A violent serial rapist is on the loose, who goes by the name Maude. She hunts for men at bars, online, at home--the place doesn't matter, neither does the man. Her victims then must live the aftermath of their assault in the form of doubt from the police, feelings of shame, alienation from their friends and family, and the haunting of a horrible woman who becomes the phantom on which society projects its greatest fears, fascinations and even misogyny. All the while the police are without leads and the media hound the victims, publicly dissecting the details of their attack. What is extraordinary is how as years pass these men learn to heal, by banding together and finding a space to raise their voices. Told in alternating viewpoints signature to each voice and experience of the victim, Any Man paints a searing portrait of survival and is a tribute to those who have lived through the nightmare of sexual assault
Cataloging source
CPG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamblyn, Amber
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female sex offenders
  • Male rape
  • Male rape victims
  • Rape and mass media
  • Serial rape investigation
  • Rape trauma syndrome
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Label
Any man : a novel, Amber Tamblyn
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780062688927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1041569259
  • (OCoLC)1041569259
Label
Any man : a novel, Amber Tamblyn
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780062688927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1041569259
  • (OCoLC)1041569259

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