More Books:

Trauma in First Person
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Amos Goldberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-06 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

What are the effects of radical oppression on the human psyche? What happens to the inner self of the powerless and traumatized victim, especially during times of widespread horror? In this bold and deeply penetrating book, Amos Goldberg addresses diary writing by Jews under Nazi persecution. Throughout Europe, in towns,
A Club of Their Own
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Eli Lederhendler, Gabriel N. Finder
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Volume XXIX of Studies in Contemporary Jewry takes its title from a joke by Groucho Marx: "I don't want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member." The line encapsulates one of the most important characteristics of Jewish humor: the desire to buffer oneself from potentially
The Routledge Companion to Literature and Trauma
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Colin Davis, Hanna Meretoja
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Literary trauma studies is a rapidly developing field which examines how literature deals with the personal and cultural aspects of trauma and engages with such historical and current phenomena as the Holocaust and other genocides, 9/11, climate catastrophe or the still unsettled legacy of colonialism. The Routledge Companion to Literature
Trauma in Medieval Society
Language: en
Pages: 458
Authors: Colin Davis, Hanna Meretoja
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-14 - Publisher: BRILL

The edited volume, Trauma in Medieval Society, draws upon skeletal and archival evidence to build a picture of trauma as part of the literary and historical lives of individuals and communities in the Middle Ages.
Places, Spaces, and Voids in the Holocaust
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Natalia Aleksiun, Hana Kubátová
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-26 - Publisher: Wallstein Verlag

The EHS issues are thematic. Each issue features a selection of peer-reviewed research articles, which offer novel perspectives on the main theme. Includes: - Andrea Löw and Kim Wünschman: Film and the Reordering of City Space in Nazi Germany: The Demolition of the Munich Main Synagogue - Michal Frankl: Cast