Writing the Holocaust for Children: On the Representation of Unimaginable Atrocity

  • Adam Muller
Keywords: Holocaust

Abstract

Review of:

Boraks-Nemetz, Lillian. The Old Brown Suitcase: A Teenager’s Story of War and Peace. 1994. Vancouver: Ronsdale, 2008

Kacer, Kathy, and Sharon E. McKay. Whispers from the Ghettos. Toronto: Puffin, 2009.

Watts, Irene. Goodbye Marianne: The Graphic Novel. Illus. Kathryn E. Shoemaker. Toronto: Tundra, 2008.

Author Biography

Adam Muller

Adam Muller is Associate Professor in the Department of English, Film, and Theatre at the University of Manitoba and a Research Associate with the U of M’s Centre for Defence and Security Studies and Mauro Center for Peace and Justice Studies. He is the editor of Concepts of Culture: Art, Politics, and Society (2006) and co-editor of the forthcoming Fighting Words and Images: Representing War across the Disciplines (2011). He is currently working on a monograph exploring the representation of war and atrocity in literature, film, and the visual arts.

Published
2010-08-13
How to Cite
Muller, A. (2010). Writing the Holocaust for Children: On the Representation of Unimaginable Atrocity. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 2(2). Retrieved from http://jeunessejournal.ca/index.php/yptc/article/view/69
Section
Review Essays