All books will need trigger warnings to protect students from ugly truths, says Booker prize winner

posted on 10 Jul 2018


Books will soon need "trigger warnings" because some students do not like being faced with ugly truths, according to author Julian Barnes.

The Man Booker Prize winner made the suggestion after hearing that some undergraduates had taken to criticising Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary on the basis of the protagonist’s behaviour.

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