Trauma, Meaning, Witnessing & Action— David Denborough


Kaethe Weingarten’s most recent book is entitled Common Shock: Witnessing Violence Every Day – how we are harmed, how we can heal (Dutton 2003). This book focuses on what happens when people witness violence and violation, ways of understanding this experience, and options for responding. The following interview explores a number of themes from the book. The interviewer was David Denborough.