INTERPRETING THE VISIBLE TRACES OF THERESIENSTADT 1

@article{Prager2008INTERPRETINGTV,
  title={INTERPRETING THE VISIBLE TRACES OF THERESIENSTADT 1},
  author={Brad Prager},
  journal={Journal of Modern Jewish Studies},
  year={2008},
  volume={7},
  pages={175 - 194}
}
  • Brad Prager
  • Published 17 June 2008
  • Art
  • Journal of Modern Jewish Studies
Starting from the citation of a notorious Nazi propaganda film about Theresienstadt in W.G. Sebald’s Austerlitz, this article proceeds to inquire into that film itself and then into Un Vivant qui Passe, Claude Lanzmann’s filmed interview with the official representative of the International Red Cross, who filed a report in 1944 verifying the conditions in Theresienstadt. Not only because the Nazi propaganda film was made with the participation of a Jewish director, but also because the Jews in… 
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