GMST 585

Holocaust and Memory Studies

Units: 1.5

Explores issues of memory from the perspective of both gender and genre. Examination of issues of memory and post-memory, aspects of "truth" and positionality in memoirs, letters, diaries and documentaries, as well as the fascination with the Holocaust and WWII as a site of cultural memory.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GMST 585, ENGL 503 (if taken as section A04 in Sep-Dec 2010), GER 550 (if taken as section A01 in Sep-Dec 2010 or Sep-Dec 2012).

Graduate course in the Germanic Studies program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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