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Wednesday, November 18

Trigger Warnings: Roundtable Discussion
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Sponsored by:
Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies along with Film and Media Studies Program and Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures

Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Program for Film and Media Studies

Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

invite you to an interdisciplinary roundtable and discussion on

Trigger Warnings*

Pitt faculty, PhD students, and alum

(COMM, Film, FRIT, GSWS, HAA, Slavic, etc.)

· Do trigger warnings differ across media?

· Are they “fair warning” or “spoilers”?

· Who is bullying whom? Academic machismo in an era of tolerance?

· Response to a growing awareness of sexual violence?

· Is this a diversity issue?