Theory Reading Group - Arendt on Totalitarianism - Chapter 10 - "A Classless Society"

Event date to be determined

 The Reading Group will consider over the course of four meetings only chapters ten through fourteen from the third and final section entitled “Totalitarianism.” (Those interested are welcome to read sections one [“Antisemitism"] and two [“Imperialism"] prior to the first meeting.)

Access to the English-language original and the German translation are available for download. 


The GSLL Theory Reading Group is an informal, relaxed setting for reading and discussing theoretical texts of utility for the study of literature, film and culture. Participation in the Reading Group is open to any and all graduate students and faculty; previous participation is not required to attend. Questions about the Reading Group can be directed to Professors Gabriel Trop (, Aleksandra Prica ( or myself (

Arendt on Totalitarianism

Event Location: 
Dey Hall - Dey Hall 314