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The Holocaust novel

Author: Efraim Sicher
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2005.
Series: Genres in context.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Consists of a study of the genre of the Holocaust novel, which treats major texts in their cultural and literary contexts. Discusses survivor novelists, works by writers who are neither witnesses nor descendants of survivors, Jewish American post-Holocaust novelists, writers of the "second generation, " and post-modern works that deal with the Holocaust indirectly. Among the works discussed are Wiesel's "Night, "  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Efraim Sicher
ISBN: 0415967961 9780415967969 041596797X 9780415967976
OCLC Number: 58546872
Description: xxix, 261 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. About the Holocaust novel --
2. Survivors : "If it is a novel, it is not about Majdanek ..." --
3. The Jewish American Post-Holocaust novel : imagining the unimaginable --
4. Holocaust fictions, or fictional Holocausts --
5. The "second generation" : the vicarious witness --
6. Postmodernist "holocausts."
Series Title: Genres in context.
Responsibility: Efraim Sicher.
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Providing the first comprehensive generic study of Holocaust literature, this student-friendly volume enables readers to understand a genre in which boundaries are often blurred between history  Read more...

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