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Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
...Surviving Recovery of Historical Memory Project The Recovery of Historical Memory Project was run by the Human Rights Office of the Guatemalan Catholic Archdiocese during the mid-1990s as an alternative truth commission. It worked at the community level with locally trained “animators...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397854-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9785-4
... The Power of Memory and the Memory of Power Cari na Perell i o Collective Memory, the Basis of Identity rom time immemorial, humankind has concerned...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386292-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8629-2
... Chapter 4 9 From Loose Memory to Emblematic Memory: Knots on the Social Body Everyone has memories, but are everyone’s memories socially significant for a history of memory? Memory is a potentially...
Published: 20 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389682-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8968-2
... 3 MEMORY, MEMOIRS, AND POST-MEMORY Part 3 zeros in on the use of socio- historical analysis, drawing on interviews, memoirs, and testimonies about the Holocaust from those who survived. In her...
Published: 25 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394327-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9432-7
... susana kaiser Memory Inventory The Production and Consumption of Memory Goods in Argentina hursday afternoon at the Plaza de Mayo, the Madres hold their weekly march, and several members attend to a stand around which a...
Published: 31 May 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8105-1
Published: 31 May 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381051-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8105-1
Published: 23 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394259-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9425-9
...De músico, poeta y loco todos tenemos un poco. (We all have a bit of musician, poet, and madness.) —Mexican folk saying six Transnational Cultural Memory The...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
... 5 DRESSING AT DEATH: CLOTHING, TIME, AND MEMORY IN BUHAYA, TANZANIA Brad Weiss T Discussions of the relation between memory and objects often focus on the creation of specialized mnemonic...
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
...Rethinking a Great Event: The October Revolution as Memory Project frederick c. corney What if that discourse about [the French Revolution as] a radical break reflects no more than the illusion of change Unless the historian comes to grips with it, he is bound...
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
...Of Storytellers and Master Narratives: Modernity, Memory, and History in Fascist Italy Ø Ø simonetta falasca zamponi In his 1936 essay on Nikolai LeskovThe StorytellerWalter Benjamin (1969) lamented the destruction of collective memory that was taking place with...
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
... Confucius and the Cultural Revolution: A Study in Collective Memory tong zhang and barry schwartz ‘‘Confucius declared that he was not an originator, but a transmitter. It was his mission to gather up what had been once known but long ne- glected or misunderstood...
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
...What Does It Mean to Normalize the Past?: O≈cial Memory in German Politics since 1989 jeffrey k. olick In 1959, Theodor Adorno delivered a lecture whose title and theme played on Immanuel Kant’s famous essay ‘‘Answering the Question: What Is Enlightenment...
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
... Calendars and History: A Comparative Study of the Social Organization of National Memory eviatar zerubavel Human memory is inherently selective. Out of the numerous events that occurred throughout history, only a few are actually preserved in...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397861-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9786-1
...The Postmodem Crisis: Discourse, Parody, Memory Vincent Crapanzano The process of making equal is the same as the process of incorporation of appropri• ated material in the amoeba. -Nietzsche...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386810-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8681-0
...CHAPTER5 Electronic Memory Daniel Rosenberg The Future is not what it used to be.—Theodor Holm Nelson Welcome to the Xanadu™ Millennium ‘‘We stand at the brink of a new age, a new time says one of the voices of the information millennium. Soon the written word will change, ‘‘and...
Published: 16 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386100-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8610-0
... peter f. lau Conclusion Brown and Historical Memory j In June 2003 the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the University of Michigan’s a≈rmative action policy for law school admissions by a...
Published: 26 July 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388111-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8811-1
... 3 Maharaja Dalip Singh, Memory, and the Negotiation of Sikh Identity v n 29 July 1999, Prince Charles visited Thetford in Norfolk as part Oof a celebration of the eight hundredth anniversary of the town’s mayoralty...
Published: 19 October 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386162-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8616-2
... CHAPTER 3 The Memory of the Local: The Stories the Buranjis Tell Buranjis record the history of Assam. I grew up with this assertion, but it was not until 1992 that I saw a buranji. The buranji that Domboru De- odhai showed me...
Published: 19 October 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386162-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8616-2
... CONCLUSION The Past and Present: Connecting Memory, History, and Identity At the beginning of the twenty-first century, identity in Assam is, as else- where in many parts of the world, a highly contested issue. The number and type of...