Warning: The Literary Canon Could Make Students Squirm

http://rss.nytimes.com/c/34625/f/640350/s/3a8b52bc/sc/33/l/0L0Snytimes0N0C20A140C0A50C180Cus0Cwarning0Ethe0Eliterary0Ecanon0Ecould0Emake0Estudents0Esquirm0Bhtml0Dpartner0Frss0Gemc0Frss/story01.htm

Critics say “trigger warnings” would undermine academic freedom and stifle discourse, but proponents say it is common sense to alert students who may have trauma in their pasts.

Sent by gReader Pro

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s