Episode 7: The Second Rape – Beyond Fear: The Sex Crimes Podcast
The Beyond Fear Podcast is one continuous story, where episodes build from one to the next with the ability to reach back to previous episodes when necessary. Yet, when we started writing the story in episode 1, we didn’t fully recognize the impact that telling the story would have on us. Recording Episode 7 wasContinue reading ““The Second Rape””
In “How Hasn’t It Affected Me?” Alexa and Alissa have a candid, unscripted, and vulnerable conversation with Monishia “Moe” Miller and Guy Hamilton-Smith. We each talk about the ways that sexual violence has impacted our lives. As with all episodes of this podcast, we want to warn our listeners that this can be difficult toContinue reading “How Hasn’t it Affected Me?”
In episode 5 of Beyond Fear: The Sex Crimes Podcast, Alexa and Alissa interview Dr. Nicole Fox, an assistant professor in the Criminal Justice Division at CSUS whose current research focuses on how post-genocide communities remember violence through the creation of national collective memories embodied in memorials and monuments. In “The Weaponization of Sexual Violence”Continue reading “The Weaponization of Sexual Violence”
In Episode 4: The Many Reasons Why, Alexa and Alissa breakdown some of the various reasons why people commit acts of child sexual abuse and rape. It might come as a surprise, but there is not one reason why these kinds of offenses happen. In order to prevent future sex crimes from happening and toContinue reading “The Many Reasons Why”
In episode 3, Alexa and Alissa interview Dr. Karen Terry about her research on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. Karen J. Terry is a Professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City. She holds a doctorate in Criminology from Cambridge University. Her primary research interest is sexual offending and victimizationContinue reading “Episode 3: Understanding Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church”
“It depends…” Thisi is the language that research often use when people ask them questions about sources of data. This is because the findings we obtain in our research depend on how we ask questions, when we ask questions, who asks the questions, etc. There are also different methods for obtaining data and just becauseContinue reading “Episode 2: Into the Weeds: Measuring Silence”
Welcome to the first episode of Beyond Fear: The Sex Crimes Podcast. For a direct link to Episode 1 click here. In this episode we introduce ourselves to you. Alexa and Alissa are “survivor scholars”. We are criminal justice professors an sex crimes experts based in California who also publicly navigate our professional spaces publiclyContinue reading “Episode 1”
Thanks for checking out the website for our new podcast, Beyond Fear. Our first episode will air on May 20th, 2020. Please make sure to tune in then as we journey with you through all things sex crimes related. Stay tuned!
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