Common Reader for Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town

Selected Readings

Baynham, Jacob. “Krakauer Defends Latest Book on College Rape.” Outside Online,

Bazelon, Emily. “Jon Krakauer’s ‘Missoula,’ About Rape in a College Town.” The New York Times, 28 April 2015,

Erickson, David. "Krakauer Forum Attendees Laud 'Missoula' Author for Passion, Defense of Victims." Missoulian, 7 May 2015,

Fitzgerald, Brendan. "Krakauer’s Missoula and the Scrutiny of Reporters Who Cover Rape" Columbia Journalism Review, July/August 2015,

Friedersdorf, Conor. "What Should the Standard of Proof Be in Campus Rape Cases?" The Atlantic, 17 June 2016,

Gay, Roxane. "The Careless Language of Sexual Violence" The Rumpus, 10 March 2011,

Jon Krakauer’s Website for Missoula,

Krakauer, Jon. Interview with Jon Krakauer. National Public Radio, 19 April, 2015,

Lukianoff, Greg and Jonathan Haidt. "The Coddling of the American Mind." The Atlantic, September 2015,

Miller, Michael E. "Montana Quarterback Receives $245K Settlement for University’s ‘Unfair and Biased’ Rape Investigation," February 17, 2016, The Washington Post

New, Jake. “Missoula's Mistakes.” Inside Higher Ed, 24 April 2015,

Marran-Baden, Amelia. "College Students Want to Talk About Sex. They Just Don’t Know How." The New York Times, 26 June 2017,

Talbot, Margaret. "Going to Court in Jon Krakauer's Missoula" The New Yorker, 24 April 2015,

From the Book

Breiding, Matthew J., Sharon G. Smith, Kathleen C. Basile, Mikel L. Walters, Jieru Chen, and Melissa T. Merrick. "Prevalence and Characteristics of Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Intimate Partner Violence Victimization: National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, United States, 2011." Report, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, September 5, 2014.

Burns, Amy Knight. "Improving Prosecution of Sexual Assault Cases." Stanford Law Review Online. 67, no. 17, July 5, 2014.

Herman, Judith Lewis. "The Mental Health of Crime Victims." Journal of Traumatic Stress, 16, no. 2, April 2003.

Kanin, Eugene J. "False Rape Allegations." Archives of Sexual Behavior, 23, no. 1, February 1994.

Lisak, David. "False Allegations of Rape: A Critique of Kanin." Sexual Assault Report, 11, no. 1, Seprember-October 2007.

Lisak, David. "Understanding the Predatory Nature of Sexual Violence." Sexual Assault Report, 14, no. 4, March-April 201l.

Lisak, David, Lori Gardinier, Sarah C. Nicksa, and Ashley M. Cole. "False Allegations of Sexual Assault: An Analysis of Ten Years of Reported Cases." Violence Against Women, 16, no. 12, December 2010.

Lisak, David, and Paul M. Miller. "Repeat Rape and Multiple Offending Among Undetected Rapists." Violence and Victims, 17, no. I, 2002.

Lonsway, Kimberly A., and Joanne Archambault. "The 'Justice Gap' for Sexual Assault Cases: Future Directions for Research and Reform." Violence Against Women, 18, no. 2, February 2012.

Lonsway, Kimberly A., Joanne Archambault, and David Lisak. "False Reports Moving Beyond the Issue to Successfully Investigate and Prosecute Non· Stranger Sexual Assault." The Voice, 1• no. 1• 2009·

McWhorter, Stephanie K., Valerie A. Stander, Lex L. Merrill, Cynthia J. Thomsen, and Joel S. Milner. "Reports of Rape Reperpetration by Newly Enlisted Male Navy Personnel." Violence and Victims, 24, no. 2, 2009.

Raphael, Jody. "The Duke Lacrosse Case: Exploiting the Issue of False Rape Accusations." Violence Against Women, 14, no 3 March 2008.