How do you make major philosophical movements of the last century relevant to the kids of today? Do you sit them down with a bunch of Nietzche and Kierkegaard? Do you teach them German and debate Heidegger’s nuanced use of the word Dasein?
Perhaps you just hit them with a webcomic:
And so another generation learns the first and most important thing that everyone learns about existentialism: that it’s a big, fat downer. So how do we answer the question that every despairing student asks when finding themselves mired in capital-A Angst: “What do I make of myself now?”
Whatever you want, really.