Surviving Sexual Abuse

How should Rolling Stone have handled its rape story differently? Here’s how we did it

In 2012, we collected, edited and published a book of first-person stories by sexual assault survivors. We didn’t try to tell their stories for them. We just made sure to be careful about which truths could and couldn’t be confirmed.

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Why I’m Taking Dylan Farrow’s Sexual Abuse Allegations Seriously

Never mind that it’s Woody Allen—to kids who’ve been through this, the story’s all too familiar.

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PW to Read From Its First Book, “The Survivors Project,” at the Free Library

“The Survivors Project” is a compendium of more than 50 personal essays about the challenges associated with healing from sexual abuse.

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PW Announces Deadline for Upcoming Sexual-Abuse Awareness Project

There’s still plenty of time to submit a first-person account of the challenges associated with healing. The deadline is Friday, Sept. 28. Selected essays will be published in the Nov. 14 issue of Philadelphia Weekly and in a subsequent book.

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