Teaching Rape

Wow. This woman’s article about teaching Lolita to her high school class is incredible. This is worth a read. 
The first day of the first time I taught Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov to an AP English class at Berkeley High School, I stood in front of the room reading chapter one aloud, the one that starts like this: Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. […]


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