Horror in Our Time: Images of the concentration camps in the British media, 1945

@article{Caven2001HorrorIO,
  title={Horror in Our Time: Images of the concentration camps in the British media, 1945},
  author={H J Caven},
  journal={Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television},
  year={2001},
  volume={21},
  pages={205 - 253}
}
  • H. Caven
  • Published 1 August 2001
  • Political Science, History
  • Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television
There are certain images which are instantly recognisable and immediately associated with a particular event or period in history. The images which deŽ ne the concentration camps and the Holocaust are a signiŽ cant and profound example of this phenomenon. Piles of emaciated, naked corpses unceremoniously stacked up in Ž lthy yards, skeletal men and women staring blankly at the camera and, perhaps most dramatically, a single shocking image of a bulldozer pushing a pile of corpses into an open… 
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