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The Politics of Irish Memory

Author: E. Pine

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230295315

Category: History

Page: 201

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Irish culture is obsessed with the past, and this book asks why and how. In an innovative reading of Irish culture since 1980, Emilie Pine provides a new analysis of theatre, film, television, memoir and art, and interrogates the anti-nostalgia that characterizes so much of contemporary Irish culture.
The Politics of Irish Memory
Language: un
Pages: 201
Authors: E. Pine
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-17 - Publisher: Springer

Irish culture is obsessed with the past, and this book asks why and how. In an innovative reading of Irish culture since 1980, Emilie Pine provides a new analysis of theatre, film, television, memoir and art, and interrogates the anti-nostalgia that characterizes so much of contemporary Irish culture.
The Memory Marketplace
Language: un
Pages: 262
Authors: Emilie Pine
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-30 - Publisher:

What happens when cultural memory becomes a commodity? Who owns the memory? In The Memory Marketplace, Emilie Pine explores how memory is performed both in Ireland and abroad by considering the significant body of contemporary Irish theatre that contends with its own culture and history. Analyzing examples from this realm
Remembering 1916
Language: un
Pages:
Authors: Richard S. Grayson, Fearghal McGarry
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The year 1916 witnessed two events that would profoundly shape both politics and commemoration in Ireland over the course of the following century. Although the Easter Rising and the Battle of the Somme were important historical events in their own right, their significance also lay in how they came to
Ireland, Memory and Performing the Historical Imagination
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Mary P. Caulfield
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-09 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the performance of Irish collective memories and forgotten histories. It proposes an alternative and more comprehensive criterion of Irish theatre practices. These practices can be defined as the 'rejected', contested and undervalued plays and performativities that are integral to Ireland's political and cultural landscapes.
Heritage, Memory and the Politics of Identity
Language: un
Pages: 168
Authors: Yvonne Whelan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-22 - Publisher: Routledge

The study of the cultural landscape has gained momentum in recent years, revealing new insights to geographers, archaeologists, sociologists and architects. The cultural landscape is often viewed as an emblematic site and thus a key player in the heritage process. This book explores the overlapping and often complex relationships between