PS/MS Holocaust Fiction



Time and place

  • Thu 8:15-9:45, Room KH 0.016 ICS


  • Lehramt Englisch an Grund-, Haupt- und Realschulen: Seminarmodul L-UF Literature
  • Lehramt Englisch an Gymnasien: Zwischenmodul L-GYM Literature
  • BA English and American Studies: Zwischenmodul II Literature

Scheinerwerb: Hausarbeit


The Holocaust stands as one of the most formative moments of the twentieth century. Numerous artists have taken on the difficult task of representing some of the events related to it. In this course, we will look at recent narrative fiction dealing with the Holocaust. Topics such as memory, remembrance, perpetration, the ethics of writing, and the limits of representation will structure the course discussions.

Additional information

Expected participants: 20