Saturday, 23rd October 2021

2:45-3:45pm Room 1

Know Thine Enemy: WW2 novels written from the Axis perspective

Novelists have long drawn inspiration from the history of the western Allied forces in WW2. In recent times, more authors are featuring stories written from the German perspective. Linda Funnell discusses with Steven Conte, Tania Blanchard and Catherine Chidgey the challenges they faced in overcoming the taboos of centering their novels around German or Nazi protagonists, and how they approached researching non English sources.

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Know Thine Enemy: WW2 Novels Written from the Axis Perspective