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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.
Introduction The dream of the end of the world: magic realism, knowledge, and Holocaust history in Jonathan Safran Foer's Everything is illuminated Magic realism and dialogic postmemory: David Grossman's See under: love Trauma and the grotesque body: D.M. Thomas's The white hotel The light of dead stars: magic realist time in André Schwarz-Bart's The last of the just 'Into eternity's certain breadth': ambivalent escape in Markus Zusak's The book thief Conclusion.
9780230280298 0230280293 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 182-201) and index.
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.