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Approaches to Teaching the Works of Primo Levi (Approaches - download pdf or read online

By Nicholas Patruno,Roberta Ricci

ISBN-10: 1603291474

ISBN-13: 9781603291477

ISBN-10: 1603291482

ISBN-13: 9781603291484

Primo Levi, Holocaust survivor and popular memoirist, is likely one of the most generally learn writers of post-World conflict II Italy. His works are characterised by way of the tilt, dispassionate eloquence with which he techniques his adventure of incarceration in Auschwitz. His memoirs--as good as his poetry and fiction and his many interviews--are frequently taught in different fields, together with Jewish stories and Holocaust reviews, comparative literature, and Italian language and literature, and will increase the examine of background, psychology, and philosophy.

The first a part of this quantity offers teachers with an summary of the on hand variants, anthologies, and translations of Levi's paintings and identifies different helpful lecture room aids, comparable to movies, song, and on-line assets. within the moment half, participants describe varied methods to educating Levi's paintings. a few, in offering Survival in Auschwitz, The Reawakening, and The Drowned and the Saved, examine where of favor in Holocaust testimony and the reliability of reminiscence in autobiography. Others specialise in questions of translation, complex via the untranslatable within the language and stories of the focus camps, or on how Levi accommodates his heritage as a chemist into his writing, such a lot essentially in The Periodic Table.

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