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Virginia Woolf and the War on Books: Cultural Heritage and Dis-Heritage in the 1930s

Diane F. Gillespie

in Virginia Woolf and Heritage

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781942954422
eISBN:
9781786944368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954422.003.0025
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In 1821, Heinrich Heine famously and prophetically wrote, “’When they burn books, they will also, in the end, burn human beings.’” In January 1933 Adolf Hitler became Chancellor of Germany. On May ... More


Primo Levi’s Recursive Memory

Alex Zwerdling

in The Rise of the Memoir

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198755784
eISBN:
9780191816918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198755784.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

Levi’s Holocaust memoirs of his Auschwitz incarceration and return to Italy (Survival in Auschwitz and The Reawakening) have become classics, though the expectations for this autobiographical form ... More


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