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Discussion: Asad on Humanitarian Violence

Talal Asad's essay, "Reflections on Violence, Law, and Humanitarianism," has elicted responses from Gil Anidjar and Aamir Mufti.


Click through for Asad's article, and for the responses:

Gil Anidjar, "The Violence of Violence"

Aamir Mufti, "Talal Asad on 'Violence, Law, and Humanitarianism': A Response."


On Friday 16 May, Critical Inquiry will be hosting a public seminar on humanitarian violence, featuring Talal Asad, Hussein Ali Agrama and Aamir Mufti (see poster at right).