Last edited by Kazimi
Thursday, November 19, 2020 | History

2 edition of Etty Hillesum found in the catalog.

Etty Hillesum

Patrick Woodhouse

Etty Hillesum

a life transformed

by Patrick Woodhouse

  • 48 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hillesum, Etty, -- 1914-1943,
  • Hillesum, Etty, -- 1914-1943 -- Religion,
  • Jews -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Biography,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-160).

    StatementPatrick Woodhouse.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS135.N6 H54885 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24104012M
    ISBN 101847064264
    ISBN 109781847064264
    LC Control Number2009275905


Share this book
You might also like
Russian Jewish elites and anti-semitism

Russian Jewish elites and anti-semitism

How to feed young children in the home

How to feed young children in the home

Science and engineering technician study

Science and engineering technician study

Whither Palestine?

Whither Palestine?

Barnsley & kin epitaphs, Newtown, Bucks County, Penna., Wed., Nov. 19, 1952

Barnsley & kin epitaphs, Newtown, Bucks County, Penna., Wed., Nov. 19, 1952

International taxation

International taxation

London

London

Linacres lands and lectureships.

Linacres lands and lectureships.

At the crossroads: Land and agrarian reform in South Africa into the 21st century

At the crossroads: Land and agrarian reform in South Africa into the 21st century

New Drug Approval in Canada (Worldwide Pharmaceutical Regulation Series)

New Drug Approval in Canada (Worldwide Pharmaceutical Regulation Series)

Empowerment of women in CIRDAP member countries

Empowerment of women in CIRDAP member countries

Etty Hillesum by Patrick Woodhouse Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a most interesting book. Etty Hillesum was a Dutch Jew who kept a diary during World War II. In it she records her observations, thoughts, and changing belief system. At the beginning of the book, Etty lives a rather "bohemian" lifestyle quite unconventional especially for that time/5(87).

This book explores Etty Hillesum's life and writings, seeking to understand what it was about her that was so remarkable, how her journey developed, how her spirituality was shaped, and what her profound reflections on the roots of violence and the nature of evil can teach us today/5(57).

Books By Etty Hillesum All Formats Kindle Edition Paperback Hardcover Sort by: Sort by: Popularity. The Life and Letters Jan 1, by Etty Hillesum (4). Etty Hillesum’s most popular book is An Interrupted Life: The Diaries, ; and Letters Etty Hillesum has 20 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Home. For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman in the midst of World War II. In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, Price: $   This book serves as a good introduction to the life and writings of Etty Hillesum.

The story of this young, bright, passionate, courageous young Jewish woman's spiritual life and journey during WW II in the Netherlands is a story of inspiration and hope especially during these challenging and often frightening times/5.

Born in JanuaryEtty Hillesum began her diary innine months after Hitler invaded her home country of the Netherlands. The record she kept for the next two years contains arresting personal reflections and chronicles her social, intellectual, and - most significantly - Cited by: 5.

Esther 'Etty' Hillesum was a young Jewish woman whose letters and diaries, kept between and describe life in Amsterdam during the German occupation. They were published posthumously inbefore being translated into English in /5.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "Etty Hillesum" Skip to.

In her book Etty Hillesum: Essential Writings, editor Anne Marie Kidder writes, “Etty is a mystic who, amid the war’s horrors, could affirm the goodness and beauty of life and taught herself, as she taught others, to explore the landscape of the soul and the soul’s quest for truth and God.”.

Book of Etty Hillesum exhibited at the Museum of Jewish History in Amsterdam Her first confidences concern her sexual life, apparently free, radiant, yet inhibited: "Love with me may seem to be perfect, yet it is only a game evading the main point and deep inside me something remains imprisoned.".

Like Anne Frank, Etty Hillesum () was a young Dutch Jewish woman who would perish as so many did in the Auschwitz death camp. Forty years after her death at the age of 29 the publication of her diaries, An Interrupted life, revealed to the world her remarkable voice.

Etty Hillesum was a vibrant young Jewish woman who lived in Nazi occupied Amsterdam in the early s and died ad Auschwitz in In the months before she was arrested she underwent a profound transformation through psychotherapy.

She refused to give into hate and in this way overcame the evil of the Holocaust. The [ ]. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Etty Hillesum books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman in the midst of World War II.

In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, sympathy, and almost impossible gallantry were themselves a form of inner resistance/5(5). An Interrupted Life: The Diaries and Letters of Etty Hillesum –43 was published in and details Hillesum's life in the Netherlands under Nazi rule.

Hillesum was born in into a. Family. Esther (Etty) Hillesum was born on 15 January in her parents' home at Molenwater 77 in the town of Middelburg, where her father Levie (Louis) Hillesum had been teaching classical languages since In Amsterdam, on 7 Decemberhe married Etty's mother, Riva (Rebecca) Bernstein, who was also living in Middelburg at the time.

For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman in the midst of World War II.

In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, sympathy, and almost impossible gallantry were Author: Etty Hillesum. Etty Hillesum was a Dutch Jew who kept a diary during World War II.

In it she records her observations, thoughts, and changing belief system. At the beginning of the book, Etty lives a rather "bohemian" lifestyle quite unconventional especially for that time/5(92). The selection of Etty Hillesum's journal, "Interrupted Life," is an adopted text for many undergraduate literature and religion courses.

Those new to Hillesum have difficulty getting past her sexual proclivities and her somewhat bizarre behavior in regard to her mentor, Spier/5(63).

De àà Amsterdam, une jeune femme juive de vingt-sept ans tient un journal. Le résultat: un document extraordinaire, tant par la qualité littéraire que par la foi qui émane. Une foi indéfectible en l'homme alors qu'il accomplit ses plus noirs méfaits. Car si ces années de guerre voient l'extermination des Juifs en Europe, elles sont pour Etty des années de développement.

Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries of 54 results for Books: Etty Hillesum.

The Diaries and Letters of Etty Hillesum, Author: Etty Hillesum. Publisher: ISBN: Category: Holocaust, Jewish () Page: View: : Etty Hillesum: An Interrupted Life the Diaries, and Letters from Westerbork () by Hillesum, Etty and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).

The book An Interrupted Life: The Diaries of Etty Hillesum, is considered to be an autobiographical literary work written in the form of diaries by a woman who suffered greatly during the Holocaust, the mass slaughter of Jews by the Nazis World War II. Etty Hillesum and the Flow of Presence: A Voegelinian Analysis is an account of the life, works and vision of two prominent mystical thinkers, Etty Hillesum and Eric Voegelin, whose lives were shaped by the totalitarian Nazi-regime.

This book explores how mystical attunement to the flow of presence is the key to the development of Etty Hillesum Genre: Eric Voegelin Institute Series in.

Commissioned by the Etty Hillesum Foundation, Etty is the only complete, unabridged edition of the letters and diaries of a singular hero -- and victim -- of the Nazi Holocaust.

Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review5/5(2). “Etty: The Letters and Diaries of Etty Hillesum, ”, p, Wm.

Eerdmans Publishing 41 Copy quote I do believe it is possible to create, even without ever writing a word or painting a picture, by simply molding one’s inner life. Esther ("Etty") Hillesum is a young Jewish woman who lives with her family in the Dutch town of Deventer.

Born in January, just before the beginning of World War I, Etty was the only daughter of Rebecca Hillesum-Bernstein and Louis Hillesum. Etty has. The forward to the book, written by the Archbishop of Canterbury, argues that by examining the life of Etty Hillesum, the reader is able to understand how a theology of hope and of the redemptive meaning of suffering can emerge, even from the darkest of contexts.”Pages: For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman in the midst of World War II.

In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, sympathy, and almost impossible gallantry were. Buy Etty Hillesum: An Interrupted Life and Letters from Westerbork by Etty Hillesum, Eva Hoffman (Foreword by) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions. Etty Hillesum began writing her diary at age 27 in Amsterdam and died two years later in Auschwitz at age She also wrote a series of letters from the Westerbork camp to friends on the.

Inthe year before she died in Auschwitz at age twenty-nine, the Dutch diarist and mystic Etty Hillesum wrote: “I have the feeling that my life is not yet finished, that it is not yet a rounded whole.

A book, and what a book, in which I have got stuck halfway. I would so much like to read on.”. For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman. In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, sympathy, and almost impossible gallantry were themselves a form of inner resistance.

Hillesum is a woman of all times and the value of this book is not confined to national you doubt whether to buy this book or `An interrupted life' I very much advice toFile Size: KB. “We should be willing to act as a balm for all wounds.”- Etty Hillesum.

How do we remember traumatic events of the past. Richard Kearney, a philosophy professor at Boston College, asked this question with specific reference to the Shoah. 1 It is a poignant question, especially as we mark International Holocaust Remembrance day.

It was on this day seventy-five years ago that the. Letters from Westerbork by Hillesum, Etty and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Buy Life and Letters by Hillesum, Etty (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(89). For the first time, Etty Hillesum's diary and letters appear together to give us the fullest possible portrait of this extraordinary woman. In the darkest years of Nazi occupation and genocide, Etty Hillesum remained a celebrant of life whose lucid intelligence, sympathy, and almost impossible gallantry were themselves a form of inner resistance/5(K).

Buy a cheap copy of Het verstoorde leven: Dagboek van Etty book by Etty Hillesum. Commissioned by the Etty Hillesum Foundation, Etty is the only complete, unabridged edition of the letters and diaries of a singular hero--and victim--of the Nazi Free shipping over $/5(5).Buy An Interrupted Life: the Diaries and Letters of Etty Hillesum New edition by Etty Hillesum, Eva Hoffman (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(20).