Everything you need to understand or teach The Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison.
The Empathy Exams is a series of essays by Leslie Jamison that cover a variety of socially relevant topics. Subjects in the essays include incarceration, poverty tourism, literature, gendered pain, and phantom illnesses. Each of the essays is a standalone piece, but they are united by their shared themes of empathy, pain, sentimentality, illness, and human connection.
The Empathy Exams: Essays Lesson Plans contain 117 pages of teaching material, including: