Tells the story of a young couple in love during World War II, and the difficulties they faced both at war and on the home front.
A comprehensive survey of the most important writing to come out of the Holocaust.
A haunting story of the disintegration of an American and Italian family caught in Europe during World War II.
Examines the preservation of the integrity of humanity through literature in the hells described by Dante in his Inferno and by Primo Levi in Survival in Auschwitz.
Interviews with eighteen Jewish “hidden children” of France and Belgium, telling the story of their survival during World War II.
A brutal and unflinchingly honest portrayal of the effects of concentration camp life on the human psyche.
Examines the variety of cinematic responses to the Holocaust as well as the Shoah’s impact on cinematic expression itself.
Looks at the role of Jewish American fiction in the larger context of American culture.
Interdisciplinary explorations into the work of one of the premier writer-survivors of the Holocaust.
Connects Holocaust literature and film to other works of "historical horror" in order to examine the limits that trauma imposes upon literary and artistic expression.
An assessment of reason, being, and the good in a world fractured by the passage of the Holocaust.
What is it in the behavioral makeup of ordinary people, operating in the course of ordinary daily living, that lends itself to participating in horrendous activities — and doing so at times with zeal, ...
Explores how Jewish American writers have grappled with the enormity of the Holocaust.