Poynter Institute
2012

This Seminar Snapshot contains edited video highlights from a presentation at The Poynter Institute during "Covering Child Sex Abuse," a Specialized Reporting Institute workshop on July 9-10, 2012. Stephen Buckley, Poynter's dean of faculty, interviews Sara Ganim for this presentation.

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National Center for Victims of Crime
2012

This web resource features information for reporters including a guide to terminology, contextual information, related statistics, criminal and civil justice procedures and reporting do’s and don’ts.

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Poynter Institute
2013

This course provides information for journalists on understanding sexual violence, including explanations about the differences between prevention and risk reduction. It offers tools and guidelines for interviewing sexual violence survivors, using video, photography and other visuals in news media and avoiding predictable or potentially harmful coverage. Registration is required.

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National Sexual Violence Resource Center
2010

This PowerPoint workshop (with Facilitator's Guide), based on bystander intervention theory and last year's 2009 Featured Event workshop, takes the audience through definitions of sexual violence, how bystanders can be engaged in sexual violence prevention, and includes a scenario for the audience to discuss and practice engaged bystander responses and is geared toward a college campus audience.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center for VAWnet, the National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women
2012

This 30 minute interactive course is adapted from the Applied Research Paper, Understanding National Rape Statistics by Dean Kilpatrick and Jenna McCauley. Participants will understand how and why rape statistics are generated for national studies; critically evaluate the information provided by national studies on sexual violence; and apply statistics in their work.

Byron Hurt

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Byron Hurt produced a documentary on the impact of hip hop on masculinity construction, violence, and misogyny. Hosted on PBS, this documentary discusses language, imagery, and power dynamics in hip hop music and culture. (55 min.)

Ali Perrotto for VAWnet, the National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women
2012

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On this podcast, Karen Baker, the advocate consultant for the VAWnet Applied Research Paper titled Changing Perceptions of Sexual Violence Over Time, discusses her reflections on the content of the paper.

Deanna Zandt for Women, Action, & the Media (WAM!)
2012

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Every year as part of Women, Action and the Media’s WAM! It Yourself Week, I provide a free 1-hour introduction to editing Wikipedia as part of the effort to close the gender gap. Over 80% of Wikipedia’s editors are men, and we’re not capturing the full breadth of our collective experiences there by having only one gender contribute most of the content. (WAM)

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