The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Strange bedfellows: an introduction / Daniel Boyarin, Daniel Itzkovitz, and Anna Pellegrini. Category crises: the way of the cross and the Jewish star / Marjorie Garber. Epistemology of the closet / Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick. Queers are like Jews: aren't they? Analogy and alliance politics / Janet R. Jakobsen. Freud, Blüher, and the Secessio Inversa: Männerbünde, homosexuality, and Freud's theory of cultural formation / Jay Geller. Jew boys, queer boys: rhetorics of antisemitism and homophobia in the trial of Nathan "Babe" Leopold Jr. and Richard "Dickie" Loeb / Paul B. Franklin. Viva la diva citizenship: post-Zionism and gay rights / Alisa Solomon. Homophobia and the postcoloniality of the "Jewish science" / Daniel Boyarin. Messianism, machismo, and "marranism": the case of Abraham Miguel Cardoso / Bruce Rosenstock. The ghost of queer loves past: Ansky's "Dybbuk" and the sexual transformation of Ashkenaz / Naomi Seidman. Barbra's "Funny girl" body / Stacy Wolf. Tragedy and trash: Yiddish theater and queer theater, Henry James, Charles Ludlam, Ethyl Eichelberger / Michael Moon. You go, figure; or, The rape of Trope in the "Prioress's tale" / Jacob Press. Dickens's queer "Jew" and Anglo-Christian identity politics: the contradictions of Victorian family values / David A. Hirsch. Coming out of the Jewish closet with Marcel Proust / Jonathan Freedman. Queer margins: Cocteau, La Belle et la bête, and the Jewish differend / Daniel Fischlin. Reflections on Germany / Judith Butler.
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Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.