Books in Bloom 2015

Anne K. Ream

voicesandfaces.org

ReamAnne K. Ream is the author of "Lived Through This: Listening to the Stories of Sexual Violence Survivors," a narrative and photographic memoir of a multi-country, multi-year journey spent documenting the experiences of victims of gender-related violence. The recipient of numerous awards for her work on behalf of women and girls, Anne is the founder of The Voices and Faces Project (voicesandfaces.org), a new-media storytelling project, and the co-creator and workshop facilitator for The Stories We Tell, North America's first testimonial-writing program for survivors of sexual violence, domestic violence, and trafficking. Her writing has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The Cambridge Companion to Bob Dylan, and numerous other publications.

(photo credit: Patricia Evans)