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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 253–257.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Revolution; it is a continuing depreciation. Psychoanalysis becomes Ego Psychology, then pop psychology, and finally ten insured visits per year to an MSW for "goal-oriented counseling." Picasso on a postage stamp. So, now that a meta-historical Holocaust of the kind described by, for example, Susan Sontag...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 243–251.
Published: 01 September 2006
... designed to accom m odate the large num ber of visitors w h o to u r the site each year. A m ong the m ost riv­ eting o f the m odern m useum e xhibitions is the m em orial to the victim s o f Nazi experi­ ments. As an archive o f Holocaust suffering, this m assive photographic display, housed w ith...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (1): 63–77.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Philippe Codde Copyright © 2005 Regents of the University of Colorado 2005 September 2005 63 NO ENEMY, NO BETRAYER, NO BEARDED TORTURER : THE DEATH OF GOD, THE HOLOCAUST, AND EXISTENTIALISM IN WALLANT S THE HUM AN SEASON With my last breath I will curse you. E.L. W allan t1 Introduction...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 114–126.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Sue Vice Abstract This article examines the contemporary phenomenon of fiction and film about Holocaust survivors suffering from dementia. Earlier examples of this kind use dementia to explore the interior states of survivor guilt and the suppression of painful memories. By contrast, twenty-first...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (1): 111–121.
Published: 01 March 2007
... incarnations, the question of constituting an archive o f the Holocaust remains at issue.This uncertainty stems in part from the nature of the event, as w ell as from the fact that the perpetrators w ent to great effort to erase the evidence o f their crimes, while at the same tim e instrumentalizing existing...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 151–159.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Nicole Marie Gervasio Abstract This essay identifies a major blind spot in comparative memory studies despite the field’s recent “transcultural” turn: the danger of earmarking select globally recognized atrocities—specifically, the Holocaust, transatlantic slavery, and the Rwandan genocide...
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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (2): 119–124.
Published: 01 September 2011
... in spite of his best efforts to the contrary, i.e., his supreme earnestness. W ilkom irski w rote a book called Fragments, purport­ edly the first m em oir of the Holocaust from a child's point of view. Fragments has some merit. W ritten, as suggested by the title, in fragm ents of supposedly recovered...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 160–167.
Published: 01 October 2019
... to Davis, but also because the accomplishments for which Maury is officially commemorated have little to do with his support of the Confederacy and its defense of slavery. It could perhaps be left alone. Building a suite of prominent monuments commemorating the victims of the Holocaust...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 61–74.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Resnais's 1959 Hiroshima m on amour, which is a film about m em ory in several senses. One could perhaps just as well discuss Resnais's earlier film , N uit e t brouillard, his docum entary on the Holocaust com plet­ ed only fou r years before Hiroshima, or L'année dernière à Marienbad, or Toute la m ém...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 253–258.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... The firs t is a g ro u p o f p h o to g ra p hs, p rim a rily a u to b io g ra p h ica l in nature; th e second, a series o f portraits of residents at Bloom ington's housing projects; the third, a series of por­ traits o f Holocaust survivors (some o f w hich are reprinted here); and the fourth, p hoto­...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 66–80.
Published: 01 October 2021
... was working with the idea of visceral memory. . . . You have to feel it. —James Ingo Freed, architect of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum She [Iris Chang] really viscerally felt what was happening. . . . She really internalized the feelings of the people she was interviewing...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 51–54.
Published: 01 October 2018
...” as the unequivocal heralds of universal human progress. Many historians have emphasized the disastrous demographic, ecological, and cultural consequences of Columbus’s discovery for those who were discovered, even describing it as an “American Holocaust.” 4 More broadly, the Columbian Exchange following Europe’s...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 143–150.
Published: 01 October 2019
.... In her work on “migrations” of Holocaust memory, building on Hirsch’s work, Sanyal argues that the aim is “not to singularize the Holocaust as the paradigm of historical trauma, but rather to connect its memory with other memories of atrocity, often through a focus on the complicities between...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (2): 9–13.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., much as Celan adm ired Couperin's lucid music and recognized the sacred Holy Week liturgy, Holocaust suffused his psyche, his spirit. And w hat we call Holocaust he could only call "tha t which happened," das was geschah.To put it another way: in the crucifixions painted by Marc Chagall, w hom Celan m...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 1–6.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of Eurocentric models of trauma to a decolonized theory of trauma. Finally, Sue Vice’s essay on dementia and memory loss confronts the question of the bodily dissolution of the Holocaust witness. The genre of testimony has been, for nearly a century, the primary means of bearing witness to the atrocities...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 229–230.
Published: 01 September 2006
... ity to its subjects, inflect traum atic events that so often are understood as unrepresentable? These essays, as w e ll as Jeffrey W olin's photographs o f Holocaust survivors and th e ir testi­ m ony, and Bill Freind's analysis o f the role o f the decoy in the G ulf W a r a trop e th ro u g h w hich...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Thought at York University inToronto. She is completing a dissertation titled "Imaginative Archives: Virtual Memory and the Dilemmas of Holocaust Representation," which examines the status of the archive in imag­ inative representations of the Holocaust. She currently teaches Cultural Studies at Trent...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 204–205.
Published: 01 December 2005
... the Twenty-first Century. London: Temple Lodge Publish­ ing, 2004. Pp. xi + 162. pb. $25.00. 1-902636-54-6. Rosen, Alan. Sounds ofDefiance: The Holocaust, Multilingualism, and the Problem of English. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2005. xiv + 248. $45.00. 08032-3962-9. Saunders, Corrine. A Companion...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (1): 81–90.
Published: 01 March 2014
... such a com m on locus, then the images o f the herring and the Holocaust are s im i­ larly brought into conjunction w ith one another by dint o f their m etonym ic representations in space; the Suffolk landscape acts as the com m on locus which allow s thought to operate on these tw o subjects, separately...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 117–129.
Published: 01 September 2006
... f The R ings o f Saturn w h ich m akes th e ethical relation between the narrator and his m aterial such a pressing question. M any Holocaust scholars agree that the trope of w itnessing necessarily involves an ethical obligation of the w itn e ss to w a rd th e ob je ct o f his o r her te s tim o n...