Counter discourse in Argentina: Victoria Ocampo and SUR's attitude toward the Jews during World War II

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Abstract

The journal "Sur", founded by Victoria Ocampo, opposed fascism and Nazism at home and in Germany, protested against the persecution of Jews, and published testimony about the concentration camps. "Sur" published philosemitic materials (including by Borges), and Ocampo personally attempted to help persecuted Jews.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Jewish Diaspora in Latin America and the Caribbean
Subtitle of host publicationfragments of memory
EditorsKristin Ruggiero
Place of PublicationBrighton
PublisherSussex Academic Press
Pages18-33
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)1845190610
StatePublished - 2005

RAMBI Publications

  • rambi
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Argentina -- Influence
  • Jews -- Argentina -- History -- 1939-1945
  • Ocampo, Victoria -- 1890-1979
  • Sur (Argentina)

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