Susan F. Hirsch (NHC Fellow, 2002–03)

Project Title

The Embassy Bombings Reframed: Constructing Identities, Legal Meanings, and Justice

Wesleyan University

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Fellowship Work Summary, 2002–03

Susan F. Hirsch wrote five chapters of her book, tentatively titled The Lost Innocence of Terror Victims: Seeking Justice at the Embassy Bombings Trial. She made final revisions on a related essay, "Victims for the Prosecution," which was published in the fall 2002 issue of the Boston Review. She also made final revisions on the Afterword for an edited volume titled Power Trip: U.S. Unilateralism and Global Strategy after September 11th, ed. G. Feffer (Seven Stories Press, 2002). She drafted an article titled "Splits and Barriers: Reflections on Studying Personal Tragedy" that was commissioned by PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review.