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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 149–173.
Published: 01 January 2020
... research at colonial Jesuit wine haciendas in Nasca’s Ingenio Valley has revealed narratives that link historical memory on the former estates to fantastical imagery of ghosts, treasure, and mysterious tunnels, which simultaneously reference multiple attitudes related to a difficult past. This article...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 459–467.
Published: 01 July 2016
... lack of negative narratives elicited during my fieldwork in British Columbia from the 1980s to the first decade of the 2000s. It explores various forms of social memory, proposing the notion of an “emotional archive” that contains nonnarrative memory traces. It also critiques the official discourse...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 452–453.
Published: 01 April 2016
...David Austin Omens of Adversity: Tragedy, Time, Memory, Justice . By Scott David . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . 232 pp., prologue, acknowledgments, notes, index . $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Thirty...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 327–350.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Krisna Ruette-Orihuela; Cristina Soriano Abstract This article analyzes the construction and circulation of historical memories of the Coro slave rebellion in Venezuela between 1795 and 2014. We show how historical interpreters have inscribed divergent representations of this rebellion in documents...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
... circles of factions, neighbors, elders, and kin in this “community of memory” who wished to claim special rights and prerogatives over their shared past. As such, the Códice de Metepec represents a prototype of a dispersed and highly fragmented “canonic tale” that is made up of autochthonous memory plots...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., ecological, astronomical, genealogical, and historical. Drawing on the notion of “topokinetic memory” described by neuroscientist Alain Berthoz (2000) and on ethnographic material collected during a journey on the Rio Urucauá, this analysis distinguishes between story maps as the practice...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 April 2010
... epistemologies (Western and indigenous, modern and postmodern) but also competing demands for celebratory or critical histories. The American Indian Movement has denounced the NMAI for its failure to indict native genocide. Yet Smith reports that the U.S. Holo- caust Memorial Museum inspired...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 759–763.
Published: 01 October 2010
..., memorials, communal histories, political tracts, and speeches—sought to convey the common-pot concept and “re-member” a system that had been torn asunder. Many native writers saw divisiveness in the face of dispos- session and the destructiveness of colonization as a profoundly danger- ous...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (2): 479–481.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Andie Diane Palmer By Sergei Kan. (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1999. xxxi + 665 pp., 26 illustrations, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00 cloth.) 2005 Book Reviews Memory Eternal: Tlingit Culture and Russian Orthodox Christianity through Two Centuries...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 169–171.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., it was not the first epidemic the Awahnichi had seen. Their cultural memory of previ- ous epidemics, “preserved in native oral tradition” (152), shaped Awahnichi inclinations and contributed to their survival. This is a valuable corrective to narratives depicting natives brought down by nonnative...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 261–284.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Michael E. Harkin Emotions are an important, but hitherto underexplored, component of historical consciousness and ethnohistorical practice. Extreme negative emotions evoked by traumatic historical events have strongly shaped collective memories of those events, occasionally repressing the memory...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Mustafa Kemal Mirzeler This article examines the implicit meaning of the well-known Jie and Turkana oral tradition of origin known as Nayeche, as a remembered memory and a repeated event. The images of the remembered messages of the past event contained in the Nayeche oral tradition are reproduced...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 578–579.
Published: 01 July 2007
...James E. Wadsworth Blacks of the Rosary: Memory and History in Minas Gerais, Brazil. By Elizabeth W. Kiddy. (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2005. xvi + 287 pp., abbreviations, illustrations, maps, appendix, glossary, bibliography, index. $55.00 cloth.) American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 635–653.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Jean M. O'Brien; Lisa Blee This article explores questions surrounding the memory work of monuments and place by taking up a puzzling instance of public display of history: the presence of an enormous monument to the important seventeenth-century Pokanoket leader Massasoit in Kansas City, Missouri...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 671–679.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Patrick J. McNamara This article offers a close reading of two sites of memory in Oaxaca's Sierra Zapoteca: a community museum about mining in the region and the ruins of a giant textile factory. While the factory ruins are difficult to find and effectively hidden by the Zapotec peasants using...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Mark Z. Christensen Mesoamerican Memory: Enduring Systems of Remembrance . Edited by Megged Amos and Wood Stephanie . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2012 . v + 320 pp., illustrations, introduction, bibliography, index . $55.00 cloth.) Copyright 2015 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 354–355.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Margaret Ellen Newell If memorials say more about who erected them than they do about the past, sponsors and artists cannot always control the message. Showcasing Blee’s public history expertise, the authors surveyed visitors’ responses to the Massasoit statues. In Kansas City and Dayton...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Aubrey Lauersdorf The Storied Landscape of Iroquoia: History, Conquest, and Memory in the Native Northeast . By Chad L. Anderson ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2020 . 288 pp., illustrations, index. $65.00 hardcover.). Copyright 2022 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 135–136.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Owen H. Jones Land, Politics, and Memory in Five Nijai’ib’ K’iche’ Títulos: “The Title and Proof of Our Ancestors.” By Mallory E. Matsumoto ( Boulder : University of Colorado Press , 2017 . viii + 423 pp., figures, maps, tables, preface, acknowledgments, introduction, bibliography...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Jane Dinwoodie Monuments to Absence: Cherokee Removal and the Contest over Southern Memory . By Denson Andrew . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . viii+304 pp., 14 illustrations, notes, bibliography, index . $29.95 paper.) Copyright 2018 by American Society...