Etty Hillesum

An Introduction to Her Thought

By Ria van den Brandt

The diaries and letters of the Dutch-Jewish Etty Hillesum (Middelburg 1914-Auschwitz 1943) have received worldwide attention and have inspired many readers. This book offers a transparent and concise introduction to the thought and life of Etty Hillesum. It succeeds in evoking Hillesum's testimony of life through the reflection on her crucial themes and the use of many impressive citations from her diaries and letters. (Series: Adjustment - Self-Assertion - Resistance / Anpassung - Selbstbehauptung - Widerstand -- Vol. 36)

152 pages

Publication Date: 1/6/2014
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783643904478