CSA in books and movies

  • Read some excellent excerpts from books on CSA here.
  • Books on CSA:

1. Bitter Chocolate by Pinki Virani. Penguin Publishers. Year of Publication: 2000.

2. The Courage to Heal by Ellen Bass and Laura Davis.

3. Breaking Down the Walls of Silence by Alice Miller.


  • Papers / Pamphlets on CSA:

1. Preliminary Report of a Workshop Series and Survey on Childhood Sexual Abuse of Girls. By Samvada

2. Incest in Middle-Class Indian Families: Learnings from a Support Centre for Adult Women Survivors. By RAHI.

  • Documentaries on CSA:

1. The Children We Sacrifice by Grace Poore.


  • Books in which CSA features prominently:

1. The Bluest Eye - Toni Morrison

2. The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy

3. The Kite Runner - Khalid Hosseini

4. Woman At Point Zero - Nawal al Sadawi


  • Movies in which CSA features prominently: 

1. Hard Candy

2. Mystic River