Male sexual assault
Articles, Information and Education
In alphabetical order by title.
of rape knows no gender lines, Jennifer Hong, Columbia Missourian, June 11, 1995.
the Man Who is Sexually Assaulted from the Orange County
Rape Crisis Center (North Carolina).
Men Only: For Male Survivors of Sexual Assault, Counseling & Mental
Health Center, University of Texas at Austin.
- Male Rape from
the National Victim Center cites
a few statistics, provides a good and sensitive overview of the
subject and includes references and a bibliography, but no links
to other resources on the Web.
Rape - The hidden trauma is a review by LIAM O COILEAIN of a
television program of the same name that was aired in Ireland on
February 29, 1996. It mentions the Dublin Rape Crisis Center
listed above under hotlines.
Rape Victims Subject to Ridicule by Jeremy Seabrook for the
(British?) New Statesman & Society (April 27, 1990)
Sexual Assault" is a public education brochure available
from the New York City Gay & Lesbian Anti-Violence Project (AVP) (1999.09.23: Found new
URL, restored link)
sexual assault not uncommon, Reuters Health, March 26,
1999. According to a report published in the British Medical
Journal 1999;318:846-850, 2,500 British men were surveyed. 3%
reported they had been sexually assaulted as an adult, and nearly
half of them were assaulted by women.
Survivors of Sexual Assaults from RPEP,
the Rape Prevention Education Program of the University of
California at Davis, maintained by Alexander
of Rape is a chilling and courageous first-person account of
ongoing rape, assault and abuse in prison by David Pittman, hosted
by Stop Prisoner Rape.
don't get raped!, Ernest Woollett, Survivors, PO Box 2470,
London W2 INN
Raped: Supporting the Male Survivor of Sexual Assault on the
College Campus, Lester J. Manzano, no date available.
and sexual assault, Linda Oakleaf
- More male veterans reporting that they were sexually assaulted,
Philadelphia Inquirer, September 27, 1997 (1998.10.02: no
Web link available)
and Facts About Sexual Violence from the National
Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NCASA) includes a section
headed "MYTHS AND FACTS ABOUT MALE RAPE."
Safe Place: A male survivor of sexual abuse confronts his past
in a Monterey California support group, Mary Barker, Herald Staff
Writer, March 21, 1997, Monterey, CA
- Rape of
Males by the late Stephen Donaldson of Stop Prisoner Rape, from Encyclopedia
of Homosexuality, Wayne R. Dynes, ed., 1990, NY: Garland
of Males, mirrored by Ellen
Unnoticed Victim by Susan Wachob (1999.09.11: Updated
abuse of men and boys by Dez Wildwood, who identifies as a man
who has been sexually assaulted in this article written for XY magazine
Assault, Chapter 14 in the US Department of Justice's online National
Victim Assistance Academy, is a general resource that is
largely gender-neutral, addresses issues and needs of male
survivors ("victims") as well as female, and examines
changing role of gender in defining rape and sexual assault.
Victims: Bringing Male Rape Victims Out of the Closet by Sue
Rochman, originally published in The Advocate,
Issue 582, July 30, 1991, p40.
Populations, a section from the American Medical Association's
large page Strategies
for the Treatment and Prevention of Sexual Assault
(2000.09.08: This report is no longer available
from the AMA's Web site. There is a press release on their Web
Reports "Silent Violent Epidemic" of Sexual Assault
Throughout the U.S. which provide the same, broken
- Survivors are ashamed by the
taboo, the Rape Network
a Man Who Has Been Sexually Assaulted from Coordinated
Community Response for Sexual Assault of Dane County,
Wisconsin, attributed to "a man who had been sexually
assaulted and counselled at St. Vincent's Rape Crisis
Program" [New York City, listed under Hotlines]. If anyone can find the
original attribution please let
- When the
survivor is male by Linda Oakleaf, Rape Victim Advocates,
2000.10.23: Added Rape Network
2000.09.11: Corrected links for Rape Victim Advocates
2000.04.07: Added three new articles: "For Men Only,"
"Male Sexual Assault Not Uncommon," and "Men
1999.09.23: Found new URL for AVP's Male Sexual Assault brochure and
restored the link.
1999.09.11: Updated URL for Susan Wachob's "Rape's Unnoticed
1999.08.25: Removed link to AVP's Male Sexual Assault brochure.
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