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Preface Adam Jones
   
“All My Inner Self Protested” Raphael Lemkin
   
Lost Worlds
(Diego Rivera, “La Gran Tenochtitlán”)
John M. Cox
   
The Wound at the Heart of the World
(The Mission)
Christopher Powell
   
“A Bargain Indeed”
(Buffy Sainte-Marie, “My Country ’Tis of Thy People You’re Dying”)
Ward Churchill
   
The Westering Holocaust
(Cormac McCarthy, Blood Meridian)
Benjamin Whitmer
   
My Grandfather’s Testimony Sara Cohan
   
Werfel, Musa Dagh, and the Armenian Genocide
(Franz Werfel, The Forty Days of Musa Dagh)
William Schabas
   
“The Desire to Communicate Something of My Torment”
(Armin T. Wegner: photographs and letters )
Nina Krieger
   
Warning: Here There Be Experts
(Bernard Lewis, The Emergence of Modern Turkey)
Benjamin Lieberman
   
Conspiracy of Silence (Voices from the Lake) Ani Kalayjian
   
Discovering the Haitian Massacre Edward Paulino
(The Norweb communiqué)
Edward Paulino
   
Where It All Began
(Stefan Lorant, I Was Hitler’s Prisoner)
Paul R. Bartrop
   
Documenting Torture in the Early Nazi Camps
(Karl Schwesig, Schlegelkeller)
Joseph Robert White
   
Sexuality and Genocide
(Magnus Hirschfeld)
Jack Nusan Porter
   
The Multiple Meanings of Lidice
(Monument to the Child Victims of War)
Atenea Acevedo
   
A Boy Who Refused to Grow Up, and One Who Did
(Günter Grass, The Tin Drum)
Michael Hayse
   
A Tale of Two Children
(Hans Peter Richter, Mon Ami Frédéric)
Diane F. Afoumado
   
The Attic and the Imagination
(Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl)
Jina Moore
   
Lessing’s Wisdom
(Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, Nathan the Wise)
Viktoria Hertling
   
Not the Holocaust Memorial
(Or-Sarua Synagogue, Vienna)
Pam Maclean
   
The Processes of Destruction
(Raul Hilberg, The Destruction of the European Jews)
Joyce Apsel
   
The Look of Terror
(The Shop on Main Street)
Robert Skloot
   
The Role of the Bystander
(Elie Wiesel, “The Town Beyond the Wall”)
Fred Grünfeld
   
“Revisiting Again and Again the Kingdom of Night”
(Elie Wiesel, Night)
Steven L. Jacobs
   
Will Only the Darkness Remain?
(Elie Wiesel, Night)
John K. Roth
   
The Holocaust as the Holocaust
(The Grey Zone)
Jonathan C. Friedman
   
Keeping Memory Alive
(Primo Levi)
Henry Maitles
   
Identity and Contested Authenticity
(Binjamin Wilkomirski, Fragments)
Dominik J. Schaller
   
The Language of Klemperer
(Victor Klemperer, LTI: Lingua Tertii Imperii)
Jens Meierhenrich
   
Trauma and Transcendence
(Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning)
William L. Hewitt
   
On Visiting the Auschwitz Museum
(State Museum of Auschwitz-Birkenau)
Jacques Sémelin
   
At the Wall
(Judy Ellis Glickman, “Execution Wall”)
Alexander George
   
“The Wealth of All Humanity”
(Train of Life)
Donna-Lee Frieze
   
Confronting the Porrajmos
(Alexander Ramati, And the Violins Stopped Playing)
Fiona de Londras
   
There’s No Place Like Home
(The Illustrated Auschwitz)
Simone Gigliotti
   
Genocide and the Shock Process in Conceptual Art
(Zbigniew Libera, LEGO Concentration Camp)
Stephen C. Feinstein
   
The Moral Capital of the World
(Weapons of the Spirit)
Winton Higgins
   
“You and I, We Must Change the World”
(Raphael Lemkin, photographed by Hans Knopf)
Helen Bond
   
Eichmann, Mulisch and Me
(Harry Mulisch, De Zaak)
G. Jan Colijn
   
Ugliness and Distance
(Hannah Arendt, Eichmann in Jerusalem)
Eric Gordy
   
Color Plates I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII  
   
Morality, Indifference, and Evil
(Gitta Sereny, Albert Speer: His Battle with Truth)
Ernesto Verdeja
   
Journey through Denial
(Walter Sanning, The Dissolution of Eastern European Jewry)
John C. Zimmerman
   
At Seventeen
(Amnesty International, Cambodia photo exhibition)
Lee Ann Fujii
   
Beyond Good and Evil
(The Killing Fields)
Scott Laderman
   
The Horror
(Apocalypse Now)
Stefanie Rixecker
   
Apocalypse Soon
(Midnight Oil, “Hercules”)
Adam Jones
   
The Question of the Act
(The Act in Question)
Lior Zylberman
   
Photography, Memory, and Denial
(Jonathan Moller, photographs from Guatemala)
Marcia Esparza
   
Images of Impunity
(Guatemala crime scene photos)
Victoria Sanford
   
A Reluctant Genocide Activist
(US Defense Intelligence Agency document)
Thomas Nagy
   
Children’s Photos
(Early photos of Saddam Hussein and Adolf Hitler)
Daniel H. Magilow
   
The Face of Genocide
(Photo by Ron Haviv, from Blood and Honey)
Donna-Lee Frieze
   
The Death of “King” Habyarimana
(Cartoon in Kangura, Rwanda)
Christopher C. Taylor
   
A Simple Task
Greg Barker (dir.), Ghosts of Rwanda (2004)
Shayna C. Parekh
   
“Never Again,” Again
(Pablo Picasso, “Guernica”; Dachau and Kigali memorials)
David J. Simon
   
Dili on Fire
(Landsat photo of East Timor)
Russell Schimmer
   
Different Kinds of People
(American History X)
Wendy C. Hamblet
   
“The Enemy We Seek To Destroy”
(“I, Borg,” episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation)
R. Charli Carpenter
   
Brotherhood
(Octavio Paz, “Hermandad”)
Alex Hinton
   
“A Single Child”
(Paul Jeffrey photo; Ursula K. Le Guin,“The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas”)
Eric Reeves
   
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