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Ann Martin and Kathryn Holland

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780989082624

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.5949/liverpool/9780989082624.001.0001

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Photography, History, and Memoir of the Spanish Civil War

Photography, History, and Memoir of the Spanish Civil War

Interdisciplinary Views

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(p.73) Photography, History, and Memoir of the Spanish Civil War
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Interdisciplinary/Multidisciplinary Woolf
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Lolly J. Ockerstrom

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Liverpool University Press
DOI:10.5949/liverpool/9780989082624.003.0010

This chapter compares Three Guineas to two other treatments of the Spanish Civil War: Gerald Brenan's The Spanish Labyrinth and Gamel Woolsey's Death's Other Kingdom. Brenan, Woolsey, and Woolf piece together different strands of the complex narrative of the Spanish Civil War. Each of these authors addresses details too painful to describe, and they speak through different constructions in their writing. Woolf writes about Spain even as she was grieving over the death of her nephew, Julian Bell, killed while working with an ambulance crew in Spain. Jane Marcus observes that “Woolf keeps the reader's experience of the atrocities of the deaths of women and children in the Spanish Civil War purely verbal.” The rest of the chapter explores the interdisciplinary views of Brenan, Woolsey, and Woolf with regard to photography, history, and memoir of the Spanish Civil War.

Keywords:   photography, history, memoir, Three Guineas, Spanish Civil War, Gerald Brenan, The Spanish Labyrinth, Gamel Woolsey, Death's Other Kingdom, Spain

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