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Materializing Memories
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Susan Aasman, Andreas Fickers, Joseph Wachelder
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

A multitude of devices and technological tools now exist to make, share, and store memories and moments with family, friends, and even strangers. Memory practices such as home movies, which originated as the privilege of a few, well-to-do families, have now emerged as ubiquitous and immediate cultures of sharing. Departing
Materializing Memory in Art and Popular Culture
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Laszlo Muntean, Liedeke Plate, Anneke Smelik
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Memory matters. It matters because memory brings the past into the present, and opens it up to the future. But it also matters literally, because memory is mediated materially. Materiality is the stuff of memory. Meaningful objects that we love (or hate) function not only as aide-mémoire but are integral
Narrative and Genre
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Emeritus Professor of Sociology Research Fellow Paul Thompson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Narrative and Genre presents exciting new debates in an emerging field, where international academics from a plethora of disciplines examine the conventions and restrictions of language and genre and how they influence our communication.
Death, Memory and Material Culture
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-26 - Publisher: Routledge

- How do the living maintain ongoing relationships with the dead in Western societies? - How have the residual belongings of the dead been used to evoke memories? - Why has the body and its material environment remained so important in memory-making? Objects, images, practices, and places remind us of
Places of Memory and Legacies in an Age of Insecurities and Globalization
Language: en
Pages: 533
Authors: Gerry O'Reilly
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-03 - Publisher: Springer Nature

In this book, practitioners and students discover perspectives on landscape, place, heritage, memory, emotions and geopolitics intertwined in evolving citizenship and democratization debates. This volume shows how memorialization can contribute to wider inclusive interpretations of history, tourism and human rights promoted by the European Project. It's geographies of memories can