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Memory, Representation & Meaning

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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Memory, Representation & Meaning
Memory, Representation & Meaning

Memory, Representation & Meaning

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In the years immediately following World War II, writers and artists began to confront the daunting task of describing the seemingly indescribable world of the ghettos and concentration camps. Since that time some critics have argued that an artistic response to these atrocities could never be adequately rendered on the page. Many authors and artists, though, have felt compelled to represent and interpret these stories, as a form of testament and as a way to memorialize those silenced by the Naz

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The Holocaust and Jewish Artists in New York in the 1940s

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53 MIN2018 JAN 5
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The Holocaust and Jewish Artists in New York in the 1940s

Irène Némirovsky and the “Jewish Question” in Interwar France

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87 MIN2018 JAN 5
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Irène Némirovsky and the “Jewish Question” in Interwar France

Coming to Terms With the Dark Past: Confronting the Holocaust in Poland and Lithuania

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90 MIN2018 JAN 5
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Coming to Terms With the Dark Past: Confronting the Holocaust in Poland and Lithuania

Challenging the "Myth of Silence": Postwar Responses to the Destruction of European Jewry

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98 MIN2018 JAN 5
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Challenging the "Myth of Silence": Postwar Responses to the Destruction of European Jewry

In the Shadow of Birkenau: Ethical Dilemmas during and after the Holocaust

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89 MIN2018 JAN 5
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In the Shadow of Birkenau: Ethical Dilemmas during and after the Holocaust

The Awakening of Memory: Survivor Testimony in the First Years after the Holocaust, and Today

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48 MIN2018 JAN 5
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The Awakening of Memory: Survivor Testimony in the First Years after the Holocaust, and Today

Anne Frank and the Future of Holocaust Memory

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73 MIN2018 JAN 5
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Anne Frank and the Future of Holocaust Memory

Preserving Living Memory: The Challenge and the Power of Video Testimony

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87 MIN2018 JAN 5
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Preserving Living Memory: The Challenge and the Power of Video Testimony
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Latest Episodes

The Holocaust and Jewish Artists in New York in the 1940s

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53 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
The Holocaust and Jewish Artists in New York in the 1940s

Irène Némirovsky and the “Jewish Question” in Interwar France

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87 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
Irène Némirovsky and the “Jewish Question” in Interwar France

Coming to Terms With the Dark Past: Confronting the Holocaust in Poland and Lithuania

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90 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
Coming to Terms With the Dark Past: Confronting the Holocaust in Poland and Lithuania

Challenging the "Myth of Silence": Postwar Responses to the Destruction of European Jewry

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98 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
Challenging the "Myth of Silence": Postwar Responses to the Destruction of European Jewry

In the Shadow of Birkenau: Ethical Dilemmas during and after the Holocaust

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89 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
In the Shadow of Birkenau: Ethical Dilemmas during and after the Holocaust

The Awakening of Memory: Survivor Testimony in the First Years after the Holocaust, and Today

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48 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
The Awakening of Memory: Survivor Testimony in the First Years after the Holocaust, and Today

Anne Frank and the Future of Holocaust Memory

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73 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
Anne Frank and the Future of Holocaust Memory

Preserving Living Memory: The Challenge and the Power of Video Testimony

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87 MIN2018 JAN 5
Comments
Preserving Living Memory: The Challenge and the Power of Video Testimony
the END

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