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You ask what haunts my writing. Well, after the camp there was the moral question of being a Communist. Trying to explain the folly and the necessity of that choice. Trying to show how it came to be my "Rasion D'Etre," and why this dead star hovered around so long above the previous century. Here are my obsessions, in no particular order: torture, the camps, the Jewish experience during the ...
Using the nom de guerre "Federico Sánchez," Semprún served in the Spanish Communist underground, fighting against Franco's Fascist dictatorship, from 1947 until 1964, when he was expelled from the Party for his anti-Stalinist views.