PRINT January 2018

FULLY LOADED: POWER AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE

Johanna Fateman

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s declaration of war on women, digital editorial director Jennifer Krasinski revisits Johanna Fateman’s cri de coeur “Fully Loaded: Power and Sexual Violence,” published in January 2018. Fateman’s review of the hypnotic hellscapes of H. R. Giger appears in the magazine’s current issue.

By January of 2018, when Fateman’s piece was published, the #MeToo movement was well under way, with legions speaking publicly about the harassment, abuse, and rape they’d suffered at the hands of men in power—and men in general. “With the stories breaking daily as I write, I’m