Acts of memory : cultural recall in the present
Call Number907.2 B17a
Statement of Responsibilityedited by Mieke Bal, Jonathan Crewe, and Leo Spitzer.
Creators & ContributorsSpitzer, Leo
(author)Crewe, Jonathan V.
ContentsProjected memory: Holocaust photographs in personal and public fantasy / Marianne Hirsch -- Symptoms of discursivity: experience, memory, and trauma / Ernst van Alphen -- Trauma narratives and the remaking of the self / Susan J. Brison -- Narrative witnessing as memory work: reading Gertrud Kolmar's A Jewish mother / Irene Kacandes -- Recalling Adamastor: literature as cultural memory in "white" South Africa / Jonathan Crewe -- Back through the future: nostalgic memory and critical memory in a refuge from Nazism / Leo Spitzer -- "Subverted memories": countermourning as political action in Chile / Lessie Jo Frazier -- Nostalgia for the nation: intellectuals and national identity in unified Germany / Gerd Gemünden.; The myth of the "Dernier poème": Robert Desnos and French cultural memory / Katharine Conley -- Trees, forests, and the shaping of Palestinian and Israeli collective memory / Carol B. Bardenstein -- Memories in the museum: preposterous histories for today / Mieke Bal -- Monumental seduction / Andreas Huyssen -- Countermemory on the right: the case of focus on the family / Ann Burlein -- Making memory: designs of the present on the past / Mary Kelley -- Narratives of recovery: repressed memory as cultural memory / Marita Sturken.
Physical Description xvii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
PublisherHanover, NH : Dartmouth College, University Press of New England
NotesIncludes bibliographical references