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    • Lager – literature – zones of silence 

      Buryła, Sławomir (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The article reconstructs the most important issues on the map of Polish lager prose, those that are ignored, inconvenient for readers or authors, and sometimes for both. The author of the essay also presents the zones of ...
    • Polish camp literature. A few questions about a synthesis that is missing 

      Kulesza, Dariusz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The author of the text poses questions why there has never been a historical and literary synthesis regarding Polish camp literature, Lager-themed in particular, as Gulag literature possesses at least protosyntheses. He ...
    • Report and lament – Zalman Gradowski’s notes from Auschwitz 

      Adamczyk, Kazimierz (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The notes by Zalman Gradowski, one of the leaders of the rebellion of the Sonderkommando in Auschwitz-Birkenau, are one of the most important Holocaust documents created by its victims right from its epicentre as the crime ...
    • Survival strategy. The Death Brigade by Leon Weliczker 

      Przymuszała, Beata (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The article discusses the account by Leon Weliczker (The Death Brigade) who belonged to the Sonderkommando in the Janowska camp. When describing everyday life centring on the removal of corpses, Weliczker also revealed his ...
    • Women’s hair in Lager narratives 

      Czarnecka, Barbara (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017)
      The article offers an analysis of women’s Lager narratives in which the procedure of removing hair from female prisoners of concentration camps was reflected. It indicates the procedure’s cultural, social, and psychological ...