Keeping memory alive: Primo Levi 1919 -1987

H. Maitles, Adam Jones (Editor)

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Abstract

This chapter discusses Primo Levi, a Jewish-Italian chemist and writer. He is best known for 'If This Is a Man', his account of the year he spent as a prisoner in the Auschwitz concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEvoking Genocide: Scholars and Activists Describe the Works That Shaped Their Lives
Place of PublicationToronto, Canada
Pages114-117
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 18 Sep 2009

Keywords

  • Primo Levi
  • genocide
  • concentration camps
  • genocide studies
  • Auschwitz

Cite this

Maitles, H., & Jones, A. (Ed.) (2009). Keeping memory alive: Primo Levi 1919 -1987. In Evoking Genocide: Scholars and Activists Describe the Works That Shaped Their Lives (pp. 114-117).