this way: covering/uncovering tadeusz borowski’s this way for the gas, ladies and gentlemen is a scholarly work that uses Borowski’s stories to explore the relationship between verbal and visual representations of war and genocide through critical analysis of the entries in an international competition for a new cover for Borowski’s book. This Way includes an extensive critical apparatus: foreword, introduction, academic essays, commentaries on the book covers, afterword, and notes. Authors and advisors include noted authorities on the Holocaust, Holocaust literature and Holocaust representation.
Book cover contest judges and contributors
John Bertram is the Editor of Venus febriculosa (www.venusfebriculosa.com) and the Coordinator of This Way Project (www.thiswayproject.org), Los Angeles, USA.
Dov Bing is Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, The University of Waikato, New Zealand.
Simone Gigliotti is Senior Lecturer in History, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.
Barbara Girs is the daughter of Anatol Girs, Borowski’s mentor and the publisher of We Were in Auschwitz (1946).
Kessem Goldberg is a former student of Moriah School and a current student of Wellington Girls College, New Zealand.
John Guzlowski is Professor Emeritus of Contemporary American Literature, Eastern Illinois University, USA.
Nora Guzu is a student of Wellington Girls College, New Zealand.
J. Marek Haltof is Professor of English, Northern Michigan University, USA.
Berel Lang is Visiting Professor of Philosophy and Letters, Wesleyan University, USA.
Giacomo Lichtner is Senior Lecturer in History, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.
Alicia Nitecki is Professor Emerita of English, Bentley University, USA.
Jae Jennifer Rossman is Assistant Director for Special Collections, Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library, Yale University.
Marco Sonzogni is Senior Lecturer in Italian at Victoria University of Wellington.
Beata Stoczynska is the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to New Zealand.
Monica Tempian is Lecturer in German, School of Languages and Cultures, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.
Shemi Tzur is the Ambassador of Israel to New Zealand.