Foreword Reviews

Writing in Witness

A Holocaust Reader

2018 INDIES Winner
Silver, Anthologies (Anthologies)

"Writing in Witness" is a broad survey of the most important writing about the Holocaust produced by eyewitnesses at the time and soon after. Whether they intended to spark resistance and undermine Nazi authority, to comfort family and community, to beseech God, or to leave a memorial record for posterity, the writers reflect on the power and limitations of the written word in the face of events often thought to be beyond representation.