Charlotte Delbo: Writing the Afterlife

  title={Charlotte Delbo: Writing the Afterlife},
  author={L. R. Curtis},
This chapter comprises a selection of poetry, prose, and theater by Charlotte Delbo, who was active in the French Resistance prior to her internment at the Auschwitz and Ravensbruck concentration camps. This chapter offers insights into the intellectual and political engagements that Delbo had with prominent people who influenced her before and after the war. It also considers ways in which these engagements reflect her poetic writings, depictions of women’s experiences in relation to the… Expand