"Suizid-Bücher" – Provenienzforschung und bibliothekarische Erinnerungsarbeit

Markus Stumpf, Jutta Fuchshuber
This contribution addresses the topic of suicide, an issue only marginally discussed in the context of provenance research. The humiliation, discrimination, dispossession, and persecution under the NS regime led to an increase of suicides among Jewish people. First, the source material available in Austria is described through examples. The case study of Eleonora and Stefan Czember is discussed to explore the question of how books should be dealt with which were legally acquired but clearly
more » ... red but clearly belonged to Holocaust victims.
doi:10.25364/guv.2020.voebs15.22 fatcat:jz5hsbnbl5c45p6ips25k6tppy