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Yours is not to Reason Why

Yours is not to Reason Why

I have transcribed much words spoken by the survivors of holocaust before writing this. I did this exercise not to gather information but to recognise in my flesh that I am incapable of speaking about what has happened at Auschwitz, the largest concentration and extermination camp. The place of “Final Solution to the Jewish Question”. ‘Where inmates were killed in[Read More…]

by 24/10/2021 Comments are Disabled Arts/Literature
Sudeesh Yezhuvath’s Photo Exhibition on Auschwitz

Sudeesh Yezhuvath’s Photo Exhibition on Auschwitz

Artist’s note A chilling question entered my mind one cold morning in October 2011 and it shook me to the core. I was standing in the attic of the house in which Anne Frank had lived in hiding. Ever since I had read her book, I had wanted to see for myself, the place where she lived and wrote her[Read More…]

by 14/10/2021 Comments are Disabled Arts/Literature
Human Cost of Silence

Human Cost of Silence

In a haunting memoir, Piera Sonnino has narrated her devastating experience as a twenty-two-year Italian Jewish woman. She lost her parents and three brothers in the Auschwitz concentration camp in 1944. She is the only holocaust survivor in her family. Her memoir, ‘This has happened: An Italian Family in Auschwitz’ provides a moving account of unspeakable evils of Nazism. The[Read More…]

by 12/08/2020 Comments are Disabled Book Review