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Author Brenner, Rachel Feldhay, 1946- author
Title The ethics of witnessing : the Holocaust in Polish writers' diaries from Warsaw, 1939-1945 / Rachel Feldhay Brenner
Imprint Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2014
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 Modern History Library  891.85 B838    AVAILABLE    30550100656485
Descript x, 198 pages ; 24 cm
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Series Cultural expressions of World War II
Cultural expressions of World War II
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
The Holocaust and the problem of empathy : Polish Christian diarists look at the ghetto -- Jaroslaw Iwaszkiewicz : the Holocaust and the struggle for humanism -- Maria Dabrowska : witnessing the Holocaust through the ideological lens of nationalism -- Aurelia Wylezynska : rethinking art and ethics in the time of the Holocaust -- Zofia Nalkowska : the silence and speech of the humanist witness of the Holocaust -- Stanislaw Rembek: the Christian witness of the Holocaust and the end of Polish Messianic destiny -- Epilogue : to witness the experience of witnessing
Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Personal narratives -- History and criticism
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
Authors, Polish -- 20th century -- Diaries
Warsaw (Poland) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Dąbrowska, Maria, 1889-1965 -- Criticism and interpretation
Iwaszkiewicz, Jarosław, 1894-1980 -- Criticism and interpretation
Wyleżyńska, Aura -- Criticism and interpretation
Nałkowska, Zofia, 1884-1954 -- Criticism and interpretation
Rembek, Stanisław -- Criticism and interpretation
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