By Michael Rothberg
Rothberg engages with either recognized and non-canonical intellectuals, writers, and filmmakers, together with Hannah Arendt, targeté Césaire, Charlotte Delbo, W.E.B. Du Bois, Marguerite Duras, Michael Haneke, Jean Rouch, and William Gardner Smith.
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Multidirectional Memory: Remembering the Holocaust in the Age of Decolonization (Cultural Memory in the Present) by Michael Rothberg