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Nobel Lecture

Herta Müller: On Inger Christensen

Louisiana Channel | Posted 10.07.2016 | Arts
Louisiana Channel

Herta Müller (b. 1953) is a German-Romanian novelist, poet and essayist. Müller is noted for her works depicting the effects of violence, cruelty and terror, typically set in communist Romania during the Nicolae Ceausescu regime, which she herself experienced.

In Defense of War to Advance Peace: The Obama Paradox

J. Brian Atwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
J. Brian Atwood

Before his Nobel lecture, few noticed that Obama's major speech the week before on Afghanistan was laced throughout with the underpinnings of the "just war" doctrine -- a doctrine with ancient philosophical roots.