JUST 3535 Holocaust Literature
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as JUD 53.5.
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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  or the equivalent.