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A collection honoring Elie Wiesel's seventieth birthday. Based on a three-day symposium, "The Claims of Memory," this volume conveys the omnipresence of memory in Elie Wiesel's writing and attempts to preserve the flavor of the exchange that took place. It represents several intersecting approaches to memory: the nature of memoir writing; an analysis of contrasting dimensions of memory in victims and persecutors; the ethics of memory; and chronicling of the "memory" of God through key texts in Christian and Jewish traditions.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780815630647
ISBN-10: 0815630646
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Syracuse University Press
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publish Date: 1-Dec-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Steven Katz

Steven T. Katz is director of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University. His books include Post-Holocaust Dialogues, which won the National Jewish Book Award. Alan Rosen is a Meltzer Research Fellow at the Center for Advanced Jewish Studies, University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of Sounds of Defiance: The Holocaust, Multilingualism, and the Problem of English.

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