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Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374466-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... Eastern and Western Europe. Whereas in the core European Union countries historical drama is experiencing a revival as a site of both historical revision and good business, in the East television has become a major site of postsocialist nostalgia, a phenomenon widely understood as a devalued, immature...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374466-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... of such outlaw heroes lends a regional specificity to the development of nationalisms and nation-states in Eastern and Southern Europe. historical drama imperialism Janosik entertainment nationalism ...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... historical drama imperialism Janosik entertainment nationalism ...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... history European television postsocialism nostalgia historical drama ...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
.... The prevalence of such outlaw heroes lends a regional specificity to the development of nationalisms and nation-states in Eastern and Southern Europe. historical drama imperialism Janosik entertainment nationalism This chapter evaluates television’s role in navigating between history and memory...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373674-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7367-4
... political affects in Indian and Bangladeshi gay and transgender films. It elaborates registers of affiliation and proximity and queer experiences of sociality and community. It analyzes the queer historical drama and the politics of touch and the haptic in activist documentary, and it considers space...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-084
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... newspaper La Calle. His famous treatise Nacionalismo y coloniaje (1943) won first prize in a competition on the history of the press in Bolivia. Written in a philosophical and existentialist vein, the most original feature of the essay was his use of literary genres—epic, drama, comedy, and novel...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373681-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7368-1
... by the neutralizing reception of Gramsci by the Italian Communist Party. In this political and historical entanglement, the monochrome was evidently less about the drama of opticality and the flatness it seemed to portend in the American context and more about the tension among partially recovered histories...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... on the Haitian Revolution and the clear-cut judgments of success and failure to which this historical process often seems to lend itself have not only eclipsed other instances of resistance but also encouraged the development of a one-dimensional focus on autonomy and rebellion that denies the complexity...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... ever written on revolution itself. It embodies the story of that revolution brilliantly, charging its readers with a sense of drama and direction in a way few works of history do. James essentially got his story right, grasping the core of what the revolution was and what it implied.” Haitian...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... of drama and direction in a way few works of history do. James essentially got his story right, grasping the core of what the revolution was and what it implied.” Haitian Revolution Historiography C. L. R. James The Black Jacobins In this chapter, Bill Schwarz explores the “revolution...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
...Insular Imaginaries This chapter focuses on the Caribbean archipelago as a geopolitical and historical unit. An archipelago actually combines groups of islands and their corresponding networks of ports, fortifications, plantations, and cities, as well as their social, cultural, and productive...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... in a competition on the history of the press in Bolivia. Written in a philosophical and existentialist vein, the most original feature of the essay was his use of literary genres—epic, drama, comedy, and novel—to classify the stages of the country’s historical development and social consciousness after...