Why women don’t report violence or who is Lisbeth Salander?

Lisbeth Salander is the main female character of the European novel that is current bestseller, trilogy Millenium. Why write about the novel, about the main character from some novel on the blog that is supposed to deal with feminism, violence… I decided to write about this novel because it deals with violence against women, and it seems to provide good answer to the first question in the title. Lisbeth Salander is a victim of violence. As a child she was witness of domestic violence, and later victim of sexual violence. Despite of this, she manages to survive and take control over her life.

The full text by Paula Zore is available on our blog (Croatian lanuguage only).