By Susanne Knittel
Focusing at the difficulties of illustration and reception, the booklet explores memorials for 2 marginalized points of Holocaust: the Nazi euthanasia application directed opposed to the mentally sick and disabled and the Fascist persecution of Slovenes, Croats, and Jews in and round Trieste. examining those memorials including literary and inventive texts, Knittel redefines “sites of reminiscence” as assemblages of cultural artifacts and discourses that acquire over the years; they turn out to be a actual and a cultural area that's always redefined, rewritten, and re-presented.
In bringing views from incapacity reviews and postcolonialism to the query of reminiscence, Knittel unsettles our figuring out of the Holocaust and its position within the tradition of latest Europe.
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