#18-18 Conflict Is Not Abuse

Mistaking discomfort for violence is an error of our times

Excerpts from a talk in Vancouver by Sarah Schulman, author of the book Conflict Is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility, and the Duty of Repair.

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Sarah Schulman is the author of a dozen novels, a playwright and nonfiction writer. She has had a long activist career, including being a founder of the Lesbian Avengers, an early member of ACT-UP, and an advisor to Jewish Voices for Peace. She is now a Distinguished Professor of the Humanities at College of Staten Island (CSI) and a Fellow at the New York Institute for the Humanities.

Credits: Recorded by Robin Eriksson. Edited by Frieda Werden. Thanks to Arsenal Pulp Press, publisher of the book, for permission to record.