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The Literature of Testimony – “My Reading Life” – Bob Carr

May 6th, 2012 · No Comments · Culture, Genocide, History, Writing, WW2

The most important book of the twentieth century: Primo Levi’s If this is a Man. Because it is the best of all the books in the literature of testimony. Because it is a monument to all who were killed in the last century by totalitarian dictatorships. Because it tells us what humans are capable of.

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