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Transnational American memories

Transnational American memories

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Published by Walter de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism,
  • History in literature,
  • Collective memory in literature,
  • National characteristics, American, in literature,
  • Literature and history -- United States -- History,
  • Collective memory and literature -- United States -- History,
  • United States -- Historiography,
  • United States -- In literature,
  • United States -- In motion pictures,
  • United States -- In art

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Udo J. Hebel.
    SeriesMedia and cultural memory = -- Medien und kulturelle Erinnerung -- 11, Media and cultural memory -- 11.
    ContributionsHebel, Udo J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS169.H5 T73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 460 p. :
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24043866M
    ISBN 103110224208
    ISBN 109783110224207
    LC Control Number2009031319

    , Part of book or chapter of book (Hebel, Udo J. (ed.), Transnational American Memories, pp. ) The City as a Site of Trauma and Transformation: Sherman Alexie's 'Indian Killer' and Tomson Highway's 'Kiss of the Fur Queen' . Trans-national America. As World War I unfolded in Europe, intensifying ethnic antagonisms, native-born Americans became increasingly suspicious of Author: Randolph S. Bourne.

    Transnational Recastings oE C:onquest and the Malinche ~Iyth 11 ASTRlDM. FELLNER Performing Cultural Memory: Scenarios oE eolonial Encounter in the Writings oEJohn Smith, Cabeza de Vaca, andJacques Cartier 33 CARMEN BIRKLE Saving the icWorld: Transnational (American) Memories inJulia Alvarcz'sDisease Narrative 59 ORS1 0VERLAND. Memory, History and Identity in James Welch’s 'The Heartsong of Charging Elk' () Author(s): Part of book or chapter of book: Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: (ed.), Transnational American Memories, pp. Publisher: Berlijn/New York: De Gruyter: ISBN: Series: Author: J.T.J. Bak.

    Explore our list of American literature->Revolutionary period, >History and criticism Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. transnational american memories. Explore More Items. William Peter Blatty (January 7, – Janu ) was an American writer and filmmaker best known for his novel The Exorcist and for the Academy Award-winning screenplay of its film also wrote and directed the sequel The Exorcist III. After the success of The Exorcist, Blatty reworked Twinkle, Twinkle, "Killer" Kane! () into a new novel titled The Alma mater: Georgetown University, George .


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"Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those of transnational American Studies. The innovative contributions succeed in bringing Memory Studies beyond the focus on local or national sites without losing the idea of American national identity by: 9.

Review "This, then, is a rich and varied and highly stimulating volume."Chris Saunders in 12/2 () "Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those of transnational American cturer: De Gruyter.

"Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those of transnational American Studies. The innovative contributions succeed in bringing Memory Studies beyond the focus on local or national sites without losing the idea of American national identity : Udo Hebel.

Of Routes and Roots: Topographies of Transnational American memories book Memory in the Upper Rio Grande Valley “A Lens into What It Means to Be an American”: African American Philadelphia Murals as Sites of Memory; Artistic Inspiration and Transnational Memories in the Twentieth Century; Magna Carta and the Exercise of Transnationalism in the Twenty-First.

Review text: "Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those of transnational American Studies. The innovative contributions succeed in bringing Memory Studies beyond the focus on local or national sites without losing the idea of Transnational American memories book national identity formation.

"This, then, is a rich and varied and highly stimulating volume."Chris Saunders in 12/2 () "Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those of transnational American Studies. In these transnational spaces, American and Vietnamese memories of the war intersect in ways profoundly shaped by global economic liberalization and the return of American citizens as tourists, pilgrims, and by: "Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those of transnational American Studies.

The innovative contributions succeed in bringing Memory Studies beyond the focus on local or national sites without losing the idea of American national identity formation.

Performing Cultural Memory: Scenarios of Colonial Encounter in the Writings of John Smith, Cabeza de Vaca, and Jacques Cartier Fellner, Astrid M. 30,00 € / $ / £ Working from within Guatemalan, Salvadoran, and Maya communities, contributors to this critical study engage histories and transnational memories of Central Americans in public and intimate spaces through ethnographic, in-depth, semistructured, qualitative interviews, as well as literary and cultural analysis.4/4(3).

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"This, then, is a rich and varied and highly stimulating volume."Chris Saunders in 12/2 () "Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those. "This, then, is a rich and varied and highly stimulating volume."Chris Saunders in 12/2 () "Transnational American Memories is an ambitious book which unites concepts of Memory Studies with those The innovative contributions succeed in bringing Memory Studies beyond the focus on local or national sites without losing the idea of American national identity formation.

Transnational American Memories by Udo J. Hebel,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The volume gathers twenty original essays by experts of American memory studies from the United States and Europe.

It extends discussions of U.S. American cultures of memory, commemorative identity construction, and the politics of remembrance into the topical field of transnational and comparative American studies.

The volume gathers twenty original essays by experts of American memory studies from the United States and Europe. It extends discussions of U.S. American cultures of memory, commemorative identity construction, and the politics of remembrance int.

Forthcoming in the Journal of Transnational American Studies American Territorialities Essays by Michael Bevacqua and Manuel Cruz, Vincent Brown, René Dietrich, Amelia Flood, Judith Madera, Frances Negrón-Muntaner, Brian Russell Roberts, Aanchal Saraf, Katja Sarkowsky, Nele Sawallisch, Jens Temmen and Nicole Waller, and Lucy E.

Salyer and. Transnational American Memories. Udo J. H e b e l. Media and Cultural Memory Berlin: de Gruyter,viii + pp., The present volume is a sequel to the collection of essays Sites of Memory in American Literatures and Cultures () by the same editor.

Its significance for American studies arises from its aim to apply the new transnational. The ‘transnational turn’, which is challenging bounded views on national belonging, also opens up promising perspectives for memory studies.

It fosters a rethinking and reconfiguring of national memories in the context of transnational connectedness. The following is an excerpt from a paper given at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociale, Paris, in January The term is relatively new.

Its vogue in the s is closely associated with work in American history. Transnational history as defined and advocated by David Thelen, Thomas Bender, and others concerns the. Christina Schwenkel's absorbing study explores how the "American War" is remembered and commemorated in Vietnam today -- in official and unofficial histories and in everyday life.

Schwenkel analyzes visual representations found in monuments and martyrs' cemeteries, museums, photography and art exhibits, battlefield tours, and related sites of. Working from within Guatemalan, Salvadoran, and Maya communities, contributors to this critical study engage histories and transnational memories of Central Americans in public and intimate spaces through ethnographic, in-depth, semistructured, qualitative interviews, as well as literary and cultural analysis.

Instead of monolithically freezing their cultural memory into a nationalist agenda, both these texts honor the soldiers in a framework of what Udo Hebel terms “transnational American memory,” that is, “the recognition of the boundless and creative transnational flow of commemorative energy in and out of the cultures grounded in or.