Heritage and Memory Studies
Domain:
European History
Commissioning Editor:
Inge van der Bijl
Organisation:
Amsterdam School for Heritage and Memory Studies (ASHMS), University of Amsterdam
Website:
Editors:
Ihab Saloul & Rob van der Laarse, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Geographical scope:
Global
Chronological scope:
Contemporary History
Keywords:
Identity, Nationalism, Diaspora, Generational and Transnational Memories, Commemoration, Dark Tourism, Performativity, Social Forgetting, Digital Heritage, Europe and Beyond

This ground-breaking series examines the dynamics of heritage and memory from a transnational, interdisciplinary and integrated approaches. Monographs or edited volumes critically interrogate the politics of heritage and dynamics of memory, as well as the theoretical implications of landscapes and mass violence, nationalism and ethnicity, heritage preservation and conservation, archaeology and (dark) tourism, diaspora and postcolonial memory, the power of aesthetics and the art of absence and forgetting, mourning and performative re-enactments in the present.

Editorial Board:

  • Patrizia Violi, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Britt Baillie, Cambridge University, United Kingdom
  • Michael Rothberg, University of Illinois, USA
  • Marianne Hirsch, Columbia University, USA
  • Frank van Vree, University of Amsterdam
Homer's stories of Troy are part of the foundations of Western culture. What's less well known is that they also inspired Ottoman-Turkish cultural traditions. Yet even with all the historical and...
€ 104,99
Homer's stories of Troy are part of the foundations of Western culture. What's less well known is that they also inspired Ottoman-Turkish cultural traditions. Yet even with all the historical and...
€ 105,00
Modelscapes are clusters of miniature architectural models that represent entire environments. They're frequently found in museums as representations of heritage, architecture, and collective identity...
€ 95,00
Modelscapes are clusters of miniature architectural models that represent entire environments. They're frequently found in museums as representations of heritage, architecture, and collective identity...
€ 94,99
This book considers the growing awareness in the wake of World War I that culture could play an effective political role in international relations. Tamara van Kessel shows how the British created the...
€ 95,00
This collection brings together scholars from a wide range of disciplines to offer perspectives on national identity formation in various European contexts between 1600 and 1815. Contributors...
€ 105,00
This incisive volume brings together postcolonial studies, visual culture and cultural memory studies to explain how the Netherlands continues to rediscover its history of violence in colonial...
€ 94,99
This incisive volume brings together postcolonial studies, visual culture and cultural memory studies to explain how the Netherlands continues to rediscover its history of violence in colonial...
€ 95,00