Unheroic Memory in Holocaust Testimonies

By Lawrence Langer

Eugene Borowitz, March 30, 1990

The author argues that many of the testimonies of the Holocaust convey unheroic memories, since it was almost entirely random who survived and who did not.

Topic: Death and Mourning, Shoah, Holocaust Education, Holocaust

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.20/no.391

Page Number(s): 81-83

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Langer, Lawrence. Unheroic Memory in Holocaust Testimonies. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 30 March 1990: 81-83. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9696


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