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Author Aizenberg, Edna.

Title On the edge of the Holocaust : the Shoah in Latin American literature and culture / Edna Aizenberg
Published Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press, 2015
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Contents Preface: didn't all the Nazis go to Argentina? -- "Deutsches requiem": Jorge Luis Borges "represents" the Shoah -- Besieged in Berne: Clarice Lispector and the murmur of catastrophe -- Good-bye Jewish gaucho: Alberto Gerchunoff, anti-Nazi -- Diplomacy, literature, rescue: João Guimarães Rosa, Consul in Hamburg -- Not just children's poetry: Gabriela Mistral, consul in Nice -- Epilogue: the anti-Nazis were there too
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Anti-Nazi movement -- Latin America -- History.
Authors, Argentine -- Political and social views.
Authors, Brazilian -- Political and social views.
Authors, Chilean -- Political and social views.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature.
Latin American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015040768
ISBN 1611688574 (electronic bk)
9781611688573 (electronic bk)
Other Titles Shoah in Latin American literature and culture