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Perpetrator Studies Network


Kertész, Imre. Fiasco - 1988

Part two in Kertész trilogy on life as a Holocaust survivor

Kleeblatt, Norman L., ed. Mirroring Evil - 2001

Catalogue accompanying a controversial exhibition of art about Nazis

Knittel, Susanne. “Lethal Trajectories: Perpetrators from Grafeneck to the Risiera” - 2015

A chapter focusing on sites of memory which also represent the perpetrators.

Levi, Primo. The Drowned and the Saved - 1986

Book of essays on Holocaust; famous discussion of gray zone

Littell, Jonathan. The Kindly Ones [Les Bienveillantes] - 2006

Fictional autobiography by a non-repentant SS officer, based on historical facts

Margalit, Avishai. “The Moral Witness” in The Ethics of Memory. - 2002

Book chapter on the concept of the moral witness

Milgram, Stanley. Obedience to Authority - 1974

Milgram's account of his famous obedience experiments

Nemes, László, dir. Son of Saul - 2015

Fiction film about Sonderkommando member in Auschwitz

Oppenheimer, Joshua, dir. The Act of Killing - 2012

Documentary about the perpetrators of the Indonesian mass killings of 1965-66

Overy, Richard. Ordinary Men, Extraordinary Circumstances - 2014

Essay on the Milgram experiment and Nazi culpability