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REVIEW: Noted: Theatre empowerment for gender violence communication

Voices Against Violence cover

Volume 24, Issue 2

November, 2018

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Mago-King, P. (2018). REVIEW: Noted: Theatre empowerment for gender violence communication. Pacific Journalism Review : Te Koakoa, 24(2), 275-276.
Author(s): Pauline Mago-King
Publication date: 
November, 2018

Voices Against Violence, as told to Kate Burry and Connie Grouse: Women living in the Solomon Islands share their stories as survivors of violence and/or participants in the ground-breaking Stages of Change theatre project funded by the European Union. Auckland, Aotearoa/New Zealand: British Council. 2015. English & Bislama dual language edition. 89 pages. ISBN 978-0-473-31329-6

THE SUBJECT of violence against women is one that is prevalent in Pacific countries such as the Solomon Islands. Gender-based violence, particularly violence against women, is an issue that is often treated as a cultural or societal norm.