Inspired in the existentialist philosophy of Albert Camus and the Netflix series, Hellbound, this article explores the problem of forced disappearance in Brazil, and the ways in which state-sanctioned attempts at imposing meaning onto this phenomenon can reduce the humanity of victims and bereaved.
|Translated title of the contribution||Terribly Human: The violence of forced disappearance and our attempt at imposing meaning onto the world|
|Specialist publication||Interesse Nacional|
|Publication status||Published - 21 Jan 2023|
- Forced disappearance
- State violence