Memory After Belsen: the Future of Holcaust Memory

Memory After Belsen: the Future of Holcaust Memory

Memory After Belsen follows the granddaughter of a Bergen-Belsen survivor on her journey to the place of her family’s destruction. Her visit with the Bergen-Belsen Memorial director serves as a vehicle for exploring issues and tensions in Holocaust memory. The film includes commentary from some of the most important contemporary thinkers in the field, such as Lawrence L. Langer, Jeffrey Hartman, Marianne Hirsch, Michael Marrus, Mel Brooks, and noted Holocaust artist and child survivor Samuel Bak, among others.

Memory After Belsen: the Future of Holcaust Memory
  • Memory After Belsen

    Memory After Belsen follows the granddaughter of a Bergen-Belsen survivor on her journey to the place of her family’s destruction. Her visit with the Bergen-Belsen Memorial director serves as a vehicle for exploring issues and tensions in Holocaust memory. The film includes commentary from some o...