Holocaust Bibliography

Recent Publications by Dori Laub

“Kann die Psychoanalyse dazu beitragen, den Volkermord historisch besser zu verstehen?” (“Can Psychoanalysts Enhance Historical Understanding of Genocide”), Psyche-Z. Psychoanal 57, 2003.

“Erinnerungsprozesse bei Uberlebenden und Tatern” in Das Vermachtnis annehmen-Kulturelle und biographische Zugange zum Holocaust-Beitrage aus den USA und Deutschland. Edited by Brigitta Huhnke und Bjorn Krondorfer (Hg.), published by Psychosozial-Verlag, 2002, pp 251-273

Dori Laub and Susanna Lee
“Thanatos and Massive Psychic Trauma,” Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, No. 2, 2003

“September 11, 2001- ‘An Event Without a Voice’,” in Trauma at Home, Judith Greenberg, ed., Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press.

Dori Laub, “The Rwanda Genocide- A kaleidoscope of discourses heard from a psychoanalytic perspective,” Psyche - Z Psychoanal 59 (Beiheft 2005), 106-124.
Rael D. Strous, M.D., Mordechai Weiss, M.D., Irit Felsen, Ph.D., Boris Finkel, M.D., Yuval Melamed, M.D., Avraham Bleich, M.D., Moshe Kotler, M.D., Dori Laub, M.D.,
“Video Testimony of Long-Term Hospitalized Psychiatrically Ill Holocaust Survivors,” American Journal of Psychiatry 162:12, pp. 2287-2294, December 2005. 
Dori Laub, “From Speechlessness to Narrative: The Cases of Holocaust Historians and of Psychiatrically Hospitalized Survivors,”Literature and Medicine 24:2 (Fall 2005), pp. 253-265.

Dori Laub, M.D., “Traumatic Shutdown of Narrative and Symbolization:  A Death Instinct Derivative”, Contemporary Psychoanalysis, Vol. 41, No. 2 (April 2005), pp. 307-326.
Dori Laub, M.D., “Life in the Wake of Massive Psychic Trauma:  the Return of the Repressed or a Deconstruction of Internal Object Representations ?,” Psychoanalysis & Psychotherapy, Vol. 21, No. 2, 2004.

Baruch Grenwald, M.S.W., Dori Laub, M.D., Oshrit Ben-Ari, M.S.W., Rael Strous, M.D. “Psychiatry, Testimony, and Shoah:  Reconstructing the Narratives of the Muted,” in Social Work in Health Care:  The Journal Adopted by the Society for Work Leadership in Health Care, Volume 43 Issue 2/3 (8/29/06)
Dori Laub, M.D., Book Review “The Era of Witness” (2007) Journal of Genocide Research 9: 3, 475-512

Dori Laub, “On Holocaust Testimony and Its ‘Reception’ within Its Own Frame, as a Process in Its Own Right: A Response to ‘Between History and Psychoanalysis’ by Thomas Trezise,”History & Memory 21:1 (Spring/Summer 2009), 127-50.

Dori Laub. “Commentary on “Fragmented Testament: Letters Written by World War II Resisters Before Their Execution” by Anne Griffin and Jay Lefer”, The Journal of American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, Vol. 38, nr. 2, 2010, pp. 285-290.

Dori Laub and Federico Finchelstein .“Memory and History from the Past to Future: A Dialogue with Dori Laub on Trauma and Testimony. In Gutman, Y., Brown, A. D. & Sodaro, A. (Eds.).Memory and the Future: Transnational Politics, Ethics and Society. New York, NY: Palgrave MacMillan, 2010.

Dori Laub and Johanna Bodenstab, “Forced and Slave Labour in the Context of the Jewish Holocaust Experience,” and “Twenty-five Years Later: Revisiting Testimonies of Holocaust Survivors,” in Hitler’s Slaves: Life Stories of Forced Labourers in Nazi-Occupied Europe. Edited by Alexander von Plato, Almut Leh, and Christoph Thonfeld. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2010, pp. 364–374 and 426-440.

Dori Laub, Presentations 2005-2011 [Word Document]

Publications by Dr. Johanna Bodenstab

Getarnte Taeter” (Perpetrators in Camouflage) in:Widersprueche. Zeitschrift fuer sozialistische Politik im Bildungs-, Gesundheits- und Sozialbereich. Heft 81, September 2001, pp. 49-66.

Under Siege: A Mother-Daughter Relationship Survives the Holocaust,” Psychoanalytic Inquiry 24/5, 2004 (Analytic Press), pp. 731-751.

Publication by Dori Laub and Johanna Bodenstab

Book Review: “Psychoanalysis and Trauma,” in Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2007,  pp. 335-346.