A Green Matzeva Cover Image
  • Price 2.00 €

Zielona macewa
A Green Matzeva

Author(s): Agnieszka Kłos
Subject(s): Existentialism, Human Ecology, Environmental interactions, History of the Holocaust, Ontology
Published by: Instytut Badań Literackich Polskiej Akademii Nauk
Keywords: space; memoirs; Auschwitz; camp; nature; landscape;

Summary/Abstract: This analysis of memoirs by former prisoners at the Auschwitz concentration camp focuses on spacial descriptions of the camp. The space is commonly described as ‘contaminated,’ while in literature it is treated as an example of the dead ‘landscape of death’.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 166-174
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: Polish