Published on February 2nd, 2015 | by ASC5
Episode 57: Warning: Triggers Ahead
This week on the podcast, producers Alexandra Sastre and Debora Lui bring you an exploration of trigger warnings. The source of much recent debate, trigger warnings are alerts- often standardized, sometimes not- designed to flag potentially triggering content. Their contested use in the classroom brings up critical questions on how free speech, safety and pedagogy intersect.
Todd Terje “Preben Goes to Acapulco” [intro]
Yo La Tengo “The Sea Horse”
The Smiths “That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore”
Yo La Tengo “The Love Life Of The Octopus”
Yo La Tengo “Hyas and Stenorhynchus”