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Holocaust impiety in punk and post-punk

Boswell, MJ 2009, Holocaust impiety in punk and post-punk , in: Post-war Responses to the Holocaust, 20 March 2009, Imperial War Museum (London). (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This keynote paper draws on material published in my monograph Holocaust Impiety in Literature, Popular Music and Film. It was delivered at a one day workshop organised by Royal Holloway's Holocaust Research Centre and hosted by the Imperial War Museum in London. The paper focusses on the use of the swastika in punk and on close readings of Holocaust references made in songs by The Sex Pistols and Manic Street Preachers.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Holocaust, music, politics, symbolism
Themes: Subjects / Themes > D History General and Old World > DD Germany
Subjects / Themes > M Music and Books on Music > ML Literature of music
Subjects / Themes > P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Memory, Text and Place
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences > School of Humanities, Languages & Social Sciences > Centre for English Literature and Language
Refereed: No
Depositing User: MJ Boswell
Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2012 09:26
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 17:30
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/23153

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