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After representation? : the Holocaust, literature, and culture

Author: R Clifton Spargo; Robert M Ehrenreich; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2010.
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"After Representation? explores one of the major issues in Holocaust studies - the intersection of culture and memory in artistic expression, particularly within literature. What imaginative literature brings to the study of the Holocaust is an ability to test the limits of language and its conventions. After Representation? explores the changing meaning of the Holocaust for different generations, audiences, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Kongressbericht
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R Clifton Spargo; Robert M Ehrenreich; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ISBN: 9780813545899 9780813545905 0813545897 0813545900
OCLC Number: 270231704
Notes: "Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum."
Description: xii, 242 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part 1 Is the Holocaust Still to Be Written? --
1 The Holocaust, History Writing, and the Role of Fiction / Geoffrey Hartman 25 --
2 Nostalgia and the Holocaust / Sara R. Horowitz 41 --
3 Death in Language: From Mado's Mourning to the Act of Writing / Petra Schweitzer 59 --
4 Oskar Rosenfeld And Historiographic Realism (including Sex, Shit, and Status) / Berel Lang 75 --
Part 2 A Question for Aesthetics? --
5 Nazi Aesthetics in Historical Context / James E. Young 89 --
6 Writing Ruins: The Anachronistic Aesthetics of Andr ̌Schwarz-Bart / Michael Rothberg 99 --
7 "If I forget thee, O Jerusalem": The Poetry of Forgetful Memory in Israel and Palestine / Michael Bernard-Donals 119 --
Part 3 How Does Culture Influence Memory? --
8 The Holocaust and the Economy of Memory, from Bellow to Morrison (The Technique of Figurative Allegory) / R. Clifton Spargo 137 --
9 "And in the Distance You Hear Music, a Band Playing": Reflections on Chaos and Order in Literature and Testimony / Sidney Bolkosky 190 --
10 Reading Heart of Darkness after the Holocaust / Robert Eaglestone 190 --
11 Theorizing the Perpetrator in Bernhard Schlink's The Reader and Martin Amis's Time's Arrow / Erin McGlothlin 210.
Responsibility: edited by R. Clifton Spargo, Robert M. Ehrenreich.

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