Conclusion: Women’s Reflections on Wartime Experiences

  • Lara R. CurtisEmail author


In an extensive synthesis of this first comparative study of its kind, concluding remarks in this chapter illustrate how Charlotte Delbo, Noor Inayat Khan, and Germaine Tillion were committed to numerous forms of resistance as soon as they learned of the enemy incursion into Western Europe. This chapter offers insights into each writer’s personal engagements in resistance activities in order to measure the historical, literary, and autobiographical significance of her works from a fresh perspective. It also offers suggestions for potential future studies of women writers who resisted enemy oppression during World War II and the Holocaust.


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  1. 1.Five Colleges IncorporatedAmherstUSA

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