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The Holocaust as Culture: A Conversation with Imre Kertesz
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The Holocaust as Culture: A Conversation with Imre Kertesz

Imre Kertesz, Thomas Cooper

Reflecting on Imre Kertesz's experiences of the Holocaust and the Soviet occupation of Hungary, this title likens the ideological machinery of National Socialism to the oppressive routines of life under communism.

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Imre Kertesz and Holocaust Literature
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Imre Kertesz and Holocaust Literature

Louise O. Vasvari, Steven Totosy de Zepetnek

The volume fills a gap in scholarship about Imre Kertesz, whose work to date is largely unknown in the English-speaking world. In addition to the papers, the volume contains a bibliography of Kertesz's works including...

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Kertesz Und Die Seinigen: Lektueren Zum Werk Von Imre Kertesz
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Kertesz Und Die Seinigen: Lektueren Zum Werk Von Imre Kertesz

Miklos Gyorffy, Pal Kelemen, Miklos Gyoerffy, Miklaos Gyeorffy

Die Beitrage des Bandes sind Interpretationen zu den einzelnen Werken von Imre Kertesz. Im Vordergrund stehen dabei die Fragen nach der textuellen Reprasentierbarkeit des Holocaust, nach den medialen Bedingungen autobiografischen...

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Fatelessness
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Fatelessness

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

At the age of 14 Georg Koves is plucked from his home in a Jewish section of Budapest and without any particular malice, placed on a train to Auschwitz. He does not understand the reason for his fate. He doesn t particularly think...

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Kaddish for an Unborn Child
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Kaddish for an Unborn Child

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

Dealing with the Holocaust, this title takes readers on a journey through the author's life, from his childhood to Auschwitz to his failed marriage.

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Reconciling Community and Subjective Life: Trauma Testimony as Political Theorizing in the Work of Jean Amery and Imre Kertesz
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Reconciling Community and Subjective Life: Trauma Testimony as Political Theorizing in the Work of Jean Amery and Imre Kertesz

Magdalena Zolkos

An examination of the difficult interplay between the collective pursuit of justice and reconciliation and the individual subjective experience of trauma on the other, proposing that it be thought as a potentially productive...

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Liquidation
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Liquidation

Imre Kertesz

Kingbitter, an editor at a publishing house on the verge of closure, believes himself to have been the closest friend of a celebrated writer and Auschwitz survivor, B, who recently committed suicide. Amongst the papers, Kingbitter...

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Detective Story
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Detective Story

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

Antonio Martens was an interrogator for the secret police of a recently fallen dictatorship. Now imprisoned, he begins to recount his involvement in the assassination of the high-profile Federigo Salinas and his son, Enrique....

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Fateless
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Fateless

Imre Kertesz

Gyuri, a fourteen-year-old Hungarian Jew witnesses his father signing over the family timber business to the firm's bookkeeper - before being sent to a labour camp. Two months later, Gyuri finds himself assigned to a 'permanent...

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Kaddish For An Unborn Child
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Kaddish For An Unborn Child

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

No! is how the author, answers an acquaintance who asks him if he has a child, and it is how he answered his wife years earlier when she told him that she wanted one. This book is about the child he couldn't bear to bring into...

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Liquidation
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Liquidation

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

Ten years have passed since the fall of Communism B, a writer of great repute - whose birth and survival in Auschwitz defied all probability. His friend Kingbitter discovers among his papers a play entitled Liquidation , in which...

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Kaddish for an Unborn Child
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Kaddish for an Unborn Child

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

Dealing with the Holocaust, this title takes readers on a journey through the author's life, from his childhood to Auschwitz to his failed marriage.

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Fiasco
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Fiasco

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

Translated into English at last, Fiasco joins its companion volumes Fatelessness (Vintage, 2004) and Kaddish for an Unborn Child (Vintage, 2004), describing the author's return from the Nazi death camps, only to find his country...

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Detective Story
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Detective Story

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

Antonio Martens was a torturer for the secret police of a defunct dictatorship. Now in prison, he is given writing materials, and he has to recount his involvement in the surveillance, torture, and assassination of Federigo and...

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The Pathseeker
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The Pathseeker

Imre Kertesz

The acclaimed Hungarian Holocaust survivor Imre Kertesz continues his investigation of the malignant methodologies of totalitarianism in a major work of fiction. In a mysterious middle-European country, a man identified only as...

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The Union Jack
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The Union Jack

Imre Kertesz

An unnamed narrator recounts a simple anecdote, his sighting of the Union Jack the British Flag during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, in the few days preceding the uprising's brutal repression by the Soviet army. In the...

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Dossier K
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Dossier K

Imre Kertesz, Tim Wilkinson

This book came about through a conversation the author had with his friend Zoltan Hafner over the course of 2003 and 2004.

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Advances in Computer Simulation: Lectures Held at the Eotvos Summer School in Budapest, Hungary, 16-20 July 1996
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Advances in Computer Simulation: Lectures Held at the Eotvos Summer School in Budapest, Hungary, 16-20 July 1996

Janos Kertesz, Imre Kondor

Computer simulation has become a basic tool in many branches of physics such as statistical physics, particle physics, or materials science. The application of efficient algorithms is at least as important as good hardware in...

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Reconciling Community and Subjective Life: Trauma Testimony as Political Theorizing in the Work of Jean Amery and Imre Kertesz
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Reconciling Community and Subjective Life: Trauma Testimony as Political Theorizing in the Work of Jean Amery and Imre Kertesz

Magdalena Zolkos

An examination of the difficult interplay between the collective pursuit of justice and reconciliation and the individual subjective experience of trauma. It looks at how texts from Jean Amery and Imre Kertesz speak to the...

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