Social Issues

Jane Caro’s Stories of Brave Women

Posted on: Wed 26 Jul 2017

Author Jane Caro has written which tells stories of women who have faced threatening situations but come out resilient and stronger.

Her inspiration to write the book to help introduce the discourse around sexual abuse in the wider community.

It delves into issues where forced into the role of victims through power imbalances and sexism.

“I was astonished that all of these successful, courageous people had encountered sexual assault,” she said.

“There’s no instruction book on how to fight back.”

She spoke to Annie Hastwell from The Wire.

Produced by Annie Hastwell.

Image by Paul Simpson.


Other stories