Abstract: Three authors address the potential for the emergence of transnational audiences for public history. In December 2020, the Okinawa Memories Initiative hosted an online event commemorating the 50th anniversary… Read More ›
Tag Archive for ‘Iconography’
Abstract: Like any revolution, the toppling of Communist rule across Eastern Europe lasts in memories through iconic images. Yet the camera does not capture in a uniform way revolutions and… Read More ›
Abstract: The article will describe nine images characteristic to the period of Polish transformation 1989-1993: pictures from round table talks and secret negotiations in Magdalenka, a poster from the 1989… Read More ›
Abstract: The peaceful revolutions in East-Central Europe in 1989 are contrasted with the completely different developments in Southeastern Europe: Repression and expulsion in Bulgaria, im-poverishment and village destruction in Romania… Read More ›
Schiefelbein’s paintings relate to identity and landscapes by articulating representations and memories in the public and private spheres.
Lebanon’s commemorations serve multiple purposes. History and memory in Lebanon are deeply contested and highly politicized.