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Multidirectional Sites of Memory in Italian Holocaust Documentaries

Cinquegrani, Maurizio (2018) Multidirectional Sites of Memory in Italian Holocaust Documentaries. Apparatus. Film, Media and Digital Cultures of Central and Eastern Europe, (2-3). ISSN 2365-7758. E-ISSN 2365-7758. (doi:10.17892/app.2016.0003.132)

Abstract

This article investigates the ways in which film can use the act of witnessing and the exploration of significant locations in order to exhume memories of the deportation of Italian Jews to Auschwitz in 1943-1944. It aims at doing so by focusing on the neglected area of study provided by Italian documentaries about the Holocaust. In particular the article addresses two documentary films where testimonial performances and topographical investigation will be analysed by means of the conceptualisations of site of memory and multidirectional memory.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.17892/app.2016.0003.132
Uncontrolled keywords: Sites Memory Italian Holocaust Documentaries
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of Arts > Film
Depositing User: Maurizio Cinquegrani
Date Deposited: 20 Feb 2019 13:31 UTC
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2019 15:18 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/72654 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Cinquegrani, Maurizio: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5893-2132
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