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Introduction I: Freedom Eden/Shangri-la / Angus McDonald Tragedy and evil : from Holderlin to Heidegger / Francoise Dastur Interrupting evil and the evil of interruption : revisiting the question of freedom / Marcia Sa Cavalcante Schuback Wickedness inscribed in freedom : Jean-Luc Nancy on evil / Sami Santanen Arche-evil : Derrida's philosophy explained through the concept of evil / Jari Kauppinen II: Terror Hell on earth : Hannah Arendt in the face of Hitler / Jacob Rogozinski Total evil : the law under totalitarianism / Ari Hirvonen The birth of terrorism out of the spirit of Enlightenment : the subject of Enlightenment and the terrorist sensorium / Artemy Magun The catechism of the citizen : politics, law, and religion in, after, with, and against Rousseau / Simon Critchley III: Desire What's so funny about infinite justice? / Janne Porttikivi Moralization interrupted : on Lacan's thesis of the 'supreme good as radical evil' / Marc de Kesel When psychoanalysis meets law and evil : perversion and psychopathy in the forensic clinic / Jochem Willemsen and Paul Verhaeghe 'That which in life might prefer death.' : from the death drive to the desire of the analyst / Veronique Voruz.