Holocaust Studies

  • Film and the Shoah in France and Italy

    Film and the Shoah in France and Italy

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    Lichtner, Giacomo

    Film and the Shoah in France and Italy is a uniquely comparative analysis of the role of cinema in the development of collective memories of the Shoah in these countries. The work follows a chronological structure of which three French documentaries - Night and Fog, The Sorrow, and The...

  • Forgetting to Remember

    Forgetting to Remember

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    Religious Remembrance and the Literary Response to the Holocaust

    Marshall, Sheridan

    Forgetting to Remember examines the remembrance of the Holocaust in literary texts by six European writers: Paul Celan, Geoffrey Hill, Gunter Grass, Imre Kertesz, Peter Weiss, and Samuel Beckett. Close readings of canonical texts - such as Grass's The Tin Drum...

  • From Nuremberg to Hollywood

    From Nuremberg to Hollywood

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    The Holocaust and the Courtroom in American Fictive Film

    Jordan, James

    From Nuremberg to Hollywood is a transformative book that explores the evolving relationship between the act of bearing witness to the Holocaust in the courtroom, and how this is perceived and imagined by American film. The book transforms the discipline by...

  • From the Protocols of the Elders of Zion to Holocaust Denial Trials

    From the Protocols of the Elders of Zion to Holocaust Denial Trials

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    Challenging the Media, the Law and the Academy

    Edited by: Herman, Gerald; Kaufman, Debra; Phillips, David; Ross, James

    Reacting to the Irving / Lipstadt trial, the editors of this volume sought to use this latest trial as a catalyst to investigate the larger question that arose from what is now a century...

  • From Victim to Survivor

    From Victim to Survivor

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    The Emergence and Development of the Holocaust Witness, 1941-1949

    Taft, Margaret

    This original study into the development of the Holocaust witness is a groundbreaking contribution to the scholarship of early Holocaust testimony. From Victim to Survivor challenges the prevailing view that the Eichmann trial in 1961 was the impetus for the public...

  • Genocide, the World Wars and the Unweaving of Europe

    Genocide, the World Wars and the Unweaving of Europe

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    Bloxham, Donald

    The murder of at least one million Armenian Christians in 1915-16 and of some six million Jews from 1939-45 were the most extreme instances of mass murder in the First and Second World Wars respectively. This book examines the development and dynamics of both genocides. While bringing out the...

  • Governments-in-Exile and the Jews during the Second World War

    Governments-in-Exile and the Jews during the Second World War

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    Edited by: Jordan, James; Lanicek, Jan

    While the examination of bystanders to the Holocaust has constituted an important part of Holocaust research in the last decades, historians have focused mainly on the two major Western Allied powers, the United States and the United Kingdom. This book broadens this important research area...

  • Hasag-Leipzig Slave Labour Camp for Women

    Hasag-Leipzig Slave Labour Camp for Women

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    The Struggle for Survival told by the Women and their Poetry

    Karay, Felicja

    Here for the first time in the historiography of the Holocaust is the story of an international forced labour camp for women, the largest of the auxiliary women's camps attached to KZ Buchenwald in Germany. It was the place...

  • His Majesty's Loyal Internee: Fred Uhlman in Captivity

    His Majesty's Loyal Internee: Fred Uhlman in Captivity

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    Brinson, Charmian; Müller-Härlin, Anna; Winckler, Julia

    In May and June 1940, when the war seemed to be going badly for Britain, thousands of German and Austrian refugees from Nazi oppression were rounded up and put into internment camps on the Isle of Man and elsewhere. Fred Uhlman, a Jewish refugee from...

  • History, Memory and Mass Atrocity

    History, Memory and Mass Atrocity

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    Essays on the Holocaust and Genocide

    Stone, Dan

    The book's main theme is the interpretation of the Holocaust and genocide in historiography, philosophy and the contemporary culture of commemoration. Running through the essays is an attempt to understand the Holocaust's relationship to 'modernity'; the need to find ways of understanding genocide through...