…importantly, it gave me a clearer idea of how I want to handle sensitive material with my students. A trigger warning can’t possibly prepare a student for reliving trauma. But difficult material can force someone to engage with, react to and revisit a terrifying place. And this can lead to a vital conversation.
“The automation of factories has already decimated jobs in traditional manufacturing, and the rise of artificial intelligence is likely to extend this job destruction deep into the middle classes, with only the most caring, creative or supervisory roles remaining.” — Stephen Hawking