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    • The Cassandra Complex: On Violence, Racism, and Mourning 

      Frankowski, Alfred (University of Oregon, 2012)
      The Cassandra Complex is a work in the traditions of critical philosophy and psychoanalysis. In The Cassandra Complex, I examine the intersection of violence, racism, and mourning. I hold that analysis of this intersection ...
    • The Laws of Terrorism: Representations of Terrorism in German Literature and Film 

      Chen, Yannleon (University of Oregon, 2013-10-03)
      Representations of the reasons and actions of terrorists have appeared in German literature tracing back to the age of Sturm und Drang of the 18th century, most notably in Heinrich von Kleist's Michael Kohlhaas and Friedrich ...
    • Translating the Afterlives of Qu Yuan 

      Zikpi, Monica (University of Oregon, 2014-09-29)
      This dissertation is a history of interpretation and interlinear commentary translation of the "Li Sao," an allegorical poem attributed to the late Warring States (475-221 BCE) poet Qu Yuan. I argue that the significance ...