The Resource The Holocaust object in Polish and Polish-Jewish culture, Bożena Shallcross

The Holocaust object in Polish and Polish-Jewish culture, Bożena Shallcross

Label
The Holocaust object in Polish and Polish-Jewish culture
Title
The Holocaust object in Polish and Polish-Jewish culture
Statement of responsibility
Bożena Shallcross
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In stark contrast to the widespread preoccupation with the wartime looting of priceless works of art, Bozena Shallcross focuses on the meaning of ordinary objects -- pots, eyeglasses, shoes, clothing, kitchen utensils -- tangible vestiges of a once-lived reality, which she reads here as cultural texts. Shallcross delineates the ways in which Holocaust objects are represented in Polish and Polish-Jewish texts written during or shortly after World War II. These representational strategies are distilled from
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
891.8/509358405318
Index
index present
LC call number
PG7035.J48
LC item number
S53 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Holocaust object in Polish and Polish-Jewish culture, Bożena Shallcross
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On jouissance -- A dandy and Jewish detritus -- The material letter J -- On waste and matter -- Holocaust soap and the story of its production -- The guilty afterlife of the soma -- On contact -- The manuscript lost in Warsaw -- Things, touch, and detachment in Auschwitz -- Coda: the post-Holocaust object
Control code
ocn711004289
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005090
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36889477
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711004289
  • acls0253005094

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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