If you haven’t seen Season 6, Episode 3 of Girls, you must. Here’s a preview.
Rarely, have I seen such a complicated, nuanced take on sexual assault, especially the kind that happens slyly, shrouded in ambiguity.
Big kudos to Lena Dunham and company for nailing the baffled complicity that dooms so many survivors to shame.
Here’s a discussion, amongst the creators, about the episode.
And if you don’t have HBO, you can sign up for a free month here. You don’t need 30 days to binge watch all these episodes though. A rainy Sunday afternoon will be just as good, even better.