Lecture Notes

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1 Introduction ( PDF )
2 DeLillo. Mao II. ( PDF )
3

Said. “The Essential Terrorist.”

Lentricchia and McAuliffe.“Groundzeroland.”

Scanlan. Plotting Terror. Introduction. 

( PDF )
4 Trotta, Von. Marianne and Juliane.  
5

Elsaesser. “Antigone Agonistes.”

Baumann. “How Everything Started.”

( PDF )
6 Kleist. Michael Kohlhaas. ( PDF )
7 Wittkowski. “Is Kleist’s Michael Kohlhaas a Terrorist?” ( PDF )
8

Fleming. “Propaganda by Deed: Terrorism and Anarchist Theory in Late Nineteenth-Century Europe.”

Bakunin. God and State.

Kropotkin. “The Spirit of Revolt”

( PDF )
9 Conrad. The Secret Agent. ( PDF )
10 Jordan. The Crying Game.  
11 Gillon. “The Desperate Shape of Betrayal.”  
12

Lessing. The Good Terrorist.

Scanlan. “Doris Lessing’s The Good Terrorist.

Corrado. “The Evolution of the Irish Republican Army.”

( PDF )
13

Fo. The Accidental Death of an Anarchist.

Wieviorka. “The Italian Phenomenon of Leftist Extremist Terrorism.”

( PDF )
14 Rosi. Three Brothers.  
15

Dürrenmatt. The Assignment.

Crockett. Understanding Friedrich Dürrenmatt: The Assignment.

( PDF )
16

Böll. The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum.

Corrado. “The History of the German Student Movement and the Birth of the Baader-Meinhof Group.”

( PDF )
17

Richter. 18. Oktober 1977.

Grimonprez. Dial History.

( PDF )

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