About Mir Ali Hosseini

Mir Ali Hosseini is a PhD candidate in British and North American Literary and Cultural Studies at the University of Freiburg, where he studies mid-twentieth-century intellectual history and the essay form. He is the co-editor of The Work of Reading: Literary Criticism in the 21st Century (Palgrave MacMillan, 2021).
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The Plight of Twenty-First-Century Migrants
3 years ago

The Plight of Twenty-First-Century Migrants

More than sixty years ago, in 1959, Dissent’s editors decided to publish Hannah Arendt’s “Reflections on Little Rock,” emphasizing that they nevertheless found the piece “entirely mistaken.”[i]

Arendt’s essay had …
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