Garland - Three Holocaust Poems for Our Time
translated from the Hungarian & edited by Thomas Ország-Land (May 2011)
STRUGGLE FOR LIFE
By Frigyes Karinthy (1887-1938): poet & satirist.
(According to Holocaust legends, this piece was read to a group of starved, naked and brutalized civilian captives -- orthodox Jews observing strict dietary rules -- to calm and comfort them before their mass murder in a gas chamber.) more>>>
Posted on 04/30/2011 4:46 PM by NER