Irish Studies and the Dynamics of Memory : Transitions and Transformations Paperback / softback
Edited by Marguerite Corporaal, Christopher Cusack, Christopher Cusack
Part of the Reimagining Ireland series
Irish Studies and the Dynamics of Memory presents the latest research from Irish studies scholars across a variety of disciplines, including history, literature, theatre, photography and folklore, and generates new and challenging insights into the dynamics of cultural remembrance in Irish society.
Featuring contributions by leading researchers in the field such as Guy Beiner, Graham Dawson and Emilie Pine, this collection demonstrates how the examination of Irish cultural legacies can illuminate our understanding of processes of identity formation, heritage policies, canonization, musealization and the transgenerational and transcultural inflections of the past.
Investigating topics such as trauma, contested politics and commemorative practices, and exploring recent theoretical developments, the volume offers an interdisciplinary overview of the recent cross-fertilization between memory studies and Irish studies.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 360 pages, 4 Illustrations, unspecified
- Publisher: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc
- Publication Date: 29/11/2016
- Category: Photography & photographs
- ISBN: 9783034322362