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Responses to Elie Wiesel by Harry J. Cargas

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Published by Persea Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Wiesel, Elie, 1928- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature,
  • Holocaust (Jewish theology)

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Harry James Cargas.
ContributionsCargas, Harry J., B"nai B"rith. Anti-defamation League.
LC ClassificationsPQ2683.I32 Z85
The Physical Object
Pagination294 p. ;
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4572897M
ISBN 100892550317, 0892550325
LC Control Number77094055

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Responses to Elie Wiesel by Cargas, Harry J; B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League. Publication date Topics Wiesel, Elie, , Holocaust, Jewish (), in literature, Holocaust (Jewish theology) Publisher New York: Persea Books Internet Archive Books Pages: Response To The Holocaust In Night By Elie Wiesel Words8 Pages It is a tragedy that the terror and destruction of the Holocaust could have been avoided if the warnings were taken seriously. In Night, by Elie Wiesel, Moshe the Beetle tries to inform the community of his experience, but they do not adhere to his warnings. |a Responses to Elie Wiesel / |c edited by Harry James Cargas. |a New York: |b Persea Books, |c c |a p. ; |c 22 cm. |a "Published in cooperation with the Anti-defamation League of B'nai B'rith." |a Includes bibliographical references. |a ap 1: 0. Response to Night by Eliezer Wiesel Night 1. What is your Text about? Night is an autobiography by a man named Eliezer Wiesel. The autobiography is a quite disturbing record of Elie’s childhood in the Nazi death camps Auschwitz and Buchenwald during world war two.

Three times in this short passage Wiesel writes “Never shall I forget.” This is an anaphora, a poetic device based on repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive sentences or clauses to emphasize an idea, which here is the book's main theme: never : Esther Lombardi. (The Night Trilogy #1) Marion Wiesel (Translator) François Mauriac (Foreword) Rating details , ratings 27, reviews. Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in to Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. Night is the /5. Too much of the book reads as repetitive synopses, as though the writers literally don't know what to say about Wiesel's uncompromisingly awful vision; as a whole, however, the volume lends appreciative direction to work that is Outside (not necessarily too good for, simply outside) conventional criticism. Elie Wiesel - Night FULL Sign In. Whoops! There was a problem previewing Elie Wiesel - Night FULL Retrying.

  7 Elie Wiesel books that you must read The late, great Holocaust survivor author of ‘Night’ was the versatile composer of over 50 works of various genres By Gabe Friedman 11 July , pm. Interview of Elie Wiesel / Harry James Cargas --Wiesel's theory of the Holocaust / Michael Berenbaum --Elie Wiesel and the drama of interrogation / Ted L. Estess --Elie Wiesel's song: lost and found again / Robert McAfee Brown --Elie Wiesel: the Job of Auschwitz / Maurice Friedman --The journey homeward / Ellen Fine --Nothing was the same. Beyond initial response: The task of critical reflection In your journal, and as you engage in class discussions, ponder Elie Wiesel’s Night in terms of such questions as those raised below. Again, you may include quotes and passages from the book to illustrate your point or to illustrate ways in which you think the. Critical Responses to the Book Nightwas Elie Wiesel’s first book. Written in Yiddish ten years after his liberation from Buchenwald, it was originally published under the title And the World Has Remained Silent. In , it was condensed and printed in French as La Nuit, and translated into English in as Night.