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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
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