The Future's Past is Now

By James E. Young

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), April 2003

The author posits that "the future of Holocaust literature is now," describing the current generation of writers and artists born after but shaped by the Holocaust, whose works reflect their generation's own reasons for remembering and retelling through their vicarious experiences.

Topic: Literature, Trauma, History, Shoah, Communal Memory, Holocaust

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 33/600

Page Number(s): 5-6

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Young, James E. The Future's Past is Now. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). April 2003: 5-6. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6168


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