Andrew Hammel

Andrew Hammel

Fabricated Innocence: The Self-Exoneration and Re-Incrimination of Jens Soering

Fabricated Innocence: The Self-Exoneration and Re-Incrimination of Jens Soering

One of the narrative paradigms in Kurt Vonnegut’s typology of stories is called “Man in a Hole”: Someone starts out doing pretty well at the beginning of a story, then plunges into a deep hole of misfortune, then scrambles out of it again. Jens Soering is that man in

Andrew Hammel
Andrew Hammel
Crime
Free University Tuition: A Cautionary Note from Germany

Free University Tuition: A Cautionary Note from Germany

Some American presidential candidates have endorsed free tuition for American public universities. It’s an understandable demand. I attended private and public American universities and had the eye-watering student loans to prove it. However, my experience teaching at German universities for over a decade introduced me to some of the

Andrew Hammel
Andrew Hammel
Education