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‘Boom, ratatata, hui-hui-sss-ttt, woouum’ - Children’s Views of World War II

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Duration: 0:11:36 | Added: 03 Apr 2017
How do people remember the past? Alex Lloyd (Lecturer, German Language and Literature) looks at essays written by children in Germany after the Second World War–examining the words and tone; the political framing; and the challenges for translating them.

The accounts are far from straight-forward, but offer an invaluable insight into the experiences of the children.

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