The European Journal of Humour Research

Vol 10, No 1 (2022)

Book review: Grzybowski, Przemysław Paweł (2020). The Laughter of Life and Death: Personal Stories of the Occupation, Ghettos and Concentration Camps to Educate and Remember. Bydgoszcz: Wydawnictwo UKW.

Liat Steir-Livny


Book review


Bajhor, F. & Low, A. (2016). The Holocaust and European Societies: Social Processes and Social Dynamics. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Barnett, V. J. (2017). ‘The changing view of the ‘bystander’ in Holocaust scholarship: Historical, ethical, and political implications’. Utah Law Review 4, pp. 633-647.

Ehrenreich, R. & Cole, T. (2005). ‘The perpetrator-bystander-victim constellation: Rethinking genocidal relationships’. Human Organization 64, no. 3 (Fall), pp. 213-224.

Engelking, B. (2016). Such a Beautiful Sunny Day – Jews Seeking Refuge in the Polish Countryside 1942-1945. Jerusalem: Yad Vashem Publications.

Grabowski, J. (2013). Hunt for the Jews: Betrayal and Murder in German-Occupied Poland. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

Gross, T. J. (2001). Neighbours: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland. New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

Hilberg, R. (1993). Perpetrators, Victims, Bystanders: The Jewish Catastrophe, 1933–1945. New York: Harper Collins.

Miłosz, C. (1943). Campo di Fiori. Retrieved March 1, 2022 from

Ostrower H. (2014). It Kept Us Alive. Humour in the Holocaust. Jerusalem: Yad Vashem Publications.

Slucki, D., Finder, G. N. & Patt, A. (eds.) (2020). Laughter After: Humor and the Holocaust. Detroit: Wayne University Press.