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Ordinary Memories: Feeling the Past

H. Rosi Song

in Lost in Transition: Constructing Memory in Contemporary Spain

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781781382875
eISBN:
9781781383988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382875.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Historical traumas persist because of the incapacity of a society to officially address the losses of the past. A look into how in the case of contemporary Spain, the failure of discussions about the ... More


Narrative Life Span, in the Wake: Benjamin and Arendt

Sarah Clift

in Committing the Future to Memory: History, Experience, Trauma

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254200
eISBN:
9780823261161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254200.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter draws on texts by Walter Benjamin and Hannah Arendt to establish the framework of the book as a whole. For both Arendt and Benjamin, the narrative form is the predominant expression of ... More


Dramatized Societies: Quality Television in Spain and Mexico

Paul Julian Smith

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781781383247
eISBN:
9781786944054
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383247.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Over the last decade Spain and Mexico have both produced an extraordinary wealth of television drama and are among the leaders in their respective continents. The new dramas have high production ... More


No Way Out? Post-Soviet Ukraine’s Memory Wars in Comparative Perspective

Oxana Shevel

in Beyond the Euromaidan: Comparative Perspectives on Advancing Reform in Ukraine

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780804798457
eISBN:
9781503600102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804798457.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Oxana Shevel takes up the theme of historical memory as a central component of Ukrainian identity. Conceptions of history have become pivotal in understanding what it means to be Ukrainian, and in ... More


The TV Mini-series as Historical Memory: From <i>23-F</i> [February 23, The King’s Most Difficult Day] (TVE-1, 2009) to <i>Marisol</i> (Antena 3, 2009)

Paul Julian Smith

in Dramatized Societies: Quality Television in Spain and Mexico

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781781383247
eISBN:
9781786944054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383247.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Part I, devoted to Spain, consists of four chapters on major topics and texts, broadcast by both public and private channels. Chapter 1 treats the genre of the mini-series as historical memory in two ... More


Introduction: finding and remembering Elizabeth Isham

Isaac Stephens

in The Gentlewoman's Remembrance: Patriarchy, Piety, and Singlehood in Early Stuart England

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784991432
eISBN:
9781526115102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784991432.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The Introduction lays out the central sources, themes, questions, and methods utilized in this microhistory of Elizabeth Isham. With the ‘Booke of Remembrance’ as the foundational source of the book, ... More


Uncommonly Savage: Civil War and Remembrance in Spain and the United States

Paul D. Escott

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049410
eISBN:
9780813050188
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049410.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Uncommonly Savage: Civil War and Remembrance in Spain and the United States studies the process of remembrance and the contests over historical memory in two nations that experienced savage, ... More


Struggles for a past: Irish and Afro-Caribbean histories in England, 1951-2000

Kevin Myers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719084805
eISBN:
9781781708774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084805.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

The emergence of multicultural Britain was one of the most profound transformations of 20th century society. This book provides both a description and an analysis of that change. It argues that ... More


“The walls will not be silent”: A Cautionary Tale About Transitional Justice and Collective Memory in Egypt

Judy Barsalou

in Transitional Justice in the Middle East and North Africa

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190628567
eISBN:
9780190686567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190628567.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

In Chapter 10, Judy Barsalou discusses the trajectory of efforts at transitional justice in Egypt. She argues that while the protesters demanded reform, and united around the need to remove Mubarak, ... More


Youth Culture on Television: <i>El internado</i> [The Boarding School] (Antena 3, 2007–10), <i>Física o química</i> [Physics or Chemistry] (Antena 3, 2008–11)

Paul Julian Smith

in Dramatized Societies: Quality Television in Spain and Mexico

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781781383247
eISBN:
9781786944054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383247.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Chapter 3 begins with a survey of the youth genre in Spain, a topic little studied in comparison with the US. It goes on to suggest that two titles, once more the object of bitter attack from Spanish ... More


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