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Poetik des Überlebens

Kulturproduktion im Konzentrationslager

[The Poetics of Survival: Cultural Creation in the Concentration Camps]

Ed. by Rothstein, Anne-Berenike

Series:Europäisch-jüdische Studien – Beiträge 26

DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG

    79,95 € / $112.00 / £72.50*

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    Publication Date:
    September 2015
    Copyright year:
    2015
    ISBN
    978-3-11-041486-8
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    Overview

    Aims and Scope

    Culture amidst a wasteland – this book examines the creation and reception of artifacts and new forms of creativity in the concentration camps. The title of the interdisciplinary work, Poetics of Survival, suggests the embeddedness of these works in a moment of time but also their transcendence of time. Drawing on a comprehensive compilation of such works, the essays in this volume analyze their overarching literary and visual topoi.

    Details

    vi, 206 pages
    DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG
    Language:
    German
    Type of Publication:
    Collection
    Keyword(s):
    Concentration camps; cultural production; survival strategies; cultural memory
    Readership:
    Literary, art, and cultural scholars; historians; sociologists; ethnologists

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