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Holocaust Representations in History: An Introduction - download pdf or read online

By Daniel H. Magilow,Lisa Silverman

ISBN-10: 1472506847

ISBN-13: 9781472506849

ISBN-10: 1472510305

ISBN-13: 9781472510303

Holocaust Representations in historical past is an creation to severe questions and debates surrounding the depiction, chronicling and memorialization of the Holocaust during the historic research of a few of the main provocative and important works of Holocaust representation.

In a sequence of chronologically provided case reports, the e-book introduces the foremost subject matters and problems with Holocaust illustration throughout various media and genres, together with movie, drama, literature, images, visible paintings, tv, image novels, and memorials. The case reviews offered not just comprise famous, commercially winning, and canonical works in regards to the Holocaust, equivalent to the movie Shoah and Elie Wiesel's memoir Night, but additionally arguable examples that experience drawn accusations of profaning the reminiscence of the genocide. each one work's particular ancient and cultural importance is then mentioned to supply extra perception into the impression of 1 of the main devastating occasions of the 20 th century and the continuing relevance of its memory.

Complete with illustrations, a bibliography and recommendations for extra studying, key words and dialogue questions, this is often an enormous publication for any pupil prepared to understand extra concerning the Holocaust and its impact.

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