I have my own feelings about how students should be made aware of potential triggers in a piece of literature
but fuck anyone who doesn’t think black students need to be warned about racist and colonial violence within a text.
We deserve to know about that shit just so we can choose whether or not we want to sit in a classroom full of white motherfuckers who fall all over themselves to justify lynching
Judy Foreman, author of A Nation in Pain: Healing our Biggest Health Problem, looks at the prevalence of chronic pain and how we treat it differently in men and women. (via oupacademic)
I’m horrified but not astonished.
The reading game is about to change forever. Boston-based software developer Spritz has been in “stealth mode” for three years, tinkering with their program and leasing it out to different ebooks, apps, and other platforms.