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By O. Ferrán,G. Herrmann

providing the 1st English-language number of essays on Jorge Semprún, this quantity explores the lifestyles and paintings of the Spanish Holocaust survivor, writer, and political activist. Essays discover his cultural creation in all its manifestations, together with the position of testimony and fiction in representations of the Holocaust.

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