Writing and rewriting the Holocaust : narrative and the consequences of interpretation (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Writing and rewriting the Holocaust : narrative and the consequences of interpretation Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Writing and rewriting the Holocaust : narrative and the consequences of interpretation

Author: James E Young
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana Univ. Press, [1998], ©1988.
Series: Jewish literature and culture.; Midland book, 613.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Nachdr.]
Summary:

Offers a fresh critical model for students of Holocaust literature and historiography.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James E Young
ISBN: 0253206138 9780253206138 0253367166 9780253367167
OCLC Number: 249527484
Description: VIII, 243 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: Preface Acknowledgements Introduction: Narrative and the Consequences of Interpretation I. Interpreting Literary Testimony 1. On Rereading Holocaust Diaries and Memoirs 2. From Witness to Legend: Tales of the Holocaust 3. Holocaust Documentary Fiction: Novelist as Eyewitness 4. Documentary Theater, Ideology, and the Rhetoric of Face II. Figuring and Refiguring the Holocaust: Interpreting Holocaust Metaphor 5. Names of the Holocaust: Meaning and Consequences 6. The Holocaust Becomes an Archetype 7. The Holocaust Confessions of Sylvia Plath 8. When Soldier-Poets Remember the Holocaust: Antiwar Poetry in Israel III. Texts of the Holocaust: A Narrative Critique Introduction 9. Holocaust Video and Cinemagraphic Testimony: Documenting the Witness 10. The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Jewish literature and culture.; Midland book, 613.
Responsibility: James E. Young.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"... a fresh critical model for students of Holocaust literature and historiography" B'nai B'rith Messenger "This is the first and most sophisticated attempt I have come across to apply modern Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.