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James Berger. 1999 .

Berger, James, 1954-

Pt. I. Thinking the Post-Apocalypse -- 1. Post-Apocalyptic Rhetorics: How to Speak after the End of Language -- 2. Trauma and the End of the World -- Pt. II. Aftermaths of the Holocaust -- 3. Representing the Holocaust after the End of Testimony…
Elizabeth K. Rosen. 2008 .

Rosen, Elizabeth K., 1967-

"Since its inception, the story of the apocalypse has been used as a means by which to understand the world and one's place in it. The appeal of the apocalyptic myth is largely rooted in its ability to make sense of instances of crisis by incorporating those crises into a larger…
3. Blindness Video/Film , DVD in English , Spanish
Miramax Films presents ; in association with Alliance Films, Fox Film, Gaga… 2009 .

A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and…
4. Blindness: [a novel] Book , Print in English
José Saramago ; translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero. 1997 .

Saramago, José.

An epidemic of blindness strikes a city and the result is chaos, the government issuing shoot-to-kill orders. Much of the action is seen through the eyes of a woman who claims to be blind so she won't be separated from her husband. A look at how people behave under stress. By the…
5. Deathbird stories Book , Print in English
by Harlan Ellison. 2014 .

Ellison, Harlan,

A masterwork of myth and terror, DEATHBIRD STORIES collects nineteen of Harlan Ellison's best stories written over the course of a decade. In it, ancient gods fade as modern society creates new deities to worship--gods of technology, drugs, gambling. Revolutionary when first…
Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick, Peter George & Terry… 1964 .

In this dark comedy, chaos erupts when a general orders an attack on the Russians, which subsequently will trigger the Russian "Doomsday Device." The President and his aides struggle to find a way to stop the impending doom.
Michael André Bernstein. 1994 .

Bernstein, Michael André, 1947-

1. Against Foreshadowing -- 2. Backshadowing and Apocalyptic History -- 3. Narrating the Shoah -- 4. Backshadowing and the Rhetoric of Victimization -- 5. Sideshadowing and the Principle of the Insufficient Cause -- 6. (In Place of a) Conclusion: The Unmastered Future.
Philip Jenkins. 2014 .

Jenkins, Philip, 1952-

This work offers the first look at how religion created and prolonged the First World War. At the one-hundredth anniversary of the outbreak of the war, the author, a historian, reveals the powerful religious dimensions of this modern-day crusade, a period that marked a traumatic…
10. The handmaid's tale Book , Print in English
Margaret Atwood ; with a new introduction by the author. 1986 .

Atwood, Margaret, 1939-

This look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are valued only as long as they are viable for reproduction.
11. La jetée: Sans soleil Video/Film , DVD in French , English
two films by Chris Marker. 2007 .

"La jetée" was the inspiration for Terry Gilliam's film "Twelve Monkeys" and is almost entirely narrated using black and white stills. After Paris is destroyed in a third world war, the survivors are forced to retreat underground where scientists conduct strange time-travel…
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12. The man in the high castle Book , Print in English
Philip K. Dick. 2011 .

Dick, Philip K.,

It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some twenty years earlier the United States lost a war -- and is now occupied by Nazi Germany…
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13. The sacrifice: Offret sacrificatio Video/Film , DVD in Swedish
2000 .
The Sacrifice: A dark and complex drama about redemption and the nuclear holocaust. When a middle aged intellectual in retirement on an island in the Baltic Seas witnesses signs of what he believes to be a nuclear holocaust, he offers to make the ultimate sacrifice in return for…
14. The seventh seal Video/Film , DVD in Swedish , English
Svensk Filmindustri presents ; a film by Ingmar Bergman. 1957 .

"After a decade of battling in the Crusades, a knight challenges Death to a fateful game of chess"--Container.
15. White noise Book , Print in English
Don DeLillo. 1986 .

DeLillo, Don.

16. Writing and the Holocaust Book , Print in English
edited by Berel Lang ; [contributors, Aharon Appelfeld ... et al.]. 1988 .