JUST 3535 Holocaust Literature

3 hours; 3 credits

Literary responses to the destruction of European Jewry, 1933-1945. Reading diaries, letters, poetry, fiction, reportages, and other contemporaneous documents. Examination of postwar Holocaust literature, including memoirs, fiction, and testimonies. Contrasting contemporaneous works with postwar literary works. All readings are in English or English translation. This course is the same as Comparative Literature 3625.

Prerequisite: English 1010 [1] or the equivalent.


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