May 1: SAAM speaker

Author to discuss experience as a victim of kidnapping and abuse


1:19 p.m., April 22, 2013--As a continuation of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, University of Delaware Student Wellness and Health Promotion will sponsor “How She Survived Five-day Kidnapping and Rape” with author and lecturer Debra Puglisi-Sharp at 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 1, in 111 Memorial Hall.

In 1998, Puglisi-Sharp was attacked in her Delaware home and abused by her captor for five days. Now a victims’ rights speaker, she discusses her ordeal and the resulting difficulties with audiences. Puglisi-Sharp also authored a book about her horrifying experience, titled Shattered

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Following the lecture, Sexual Offense Support (S.O.S.) will host a group interaction at 6:30 p.m.

For a flyer about the event in PDF format, click here.

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