Framing Public Memory / Edition 1

Framing Public Memory / Edition 1

by Kendall R. Phillips
     
 

A collection of essays by prominent scholars from many disciplines on the construction of public memories.

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A collection of essays by prominent scholars from many disciplines on the construction of public memories.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817313890
Publisher:
University of Alabama Press
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Series:
Albma Rhetoric Cult & Soc Crit Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Public memory in place and time17
2Arendt, Eichmann, and the politics of remembrance45
3"Everywhere you go, it's there" : forgetting and remembering the University of Texas tower shootings65
4My old Kentucky homo : Lincoln and the politics of queer public memory89
5Shadings of regret : America and Germany115
6The appearance of public memory147
7The voice of the visual in memory157
8"A timeless now" : memory and repetition187
9Renovating the national imaginary : a prolegomenon on contemporary paregoric rhetoric212
10Framing memory through eulogy : Ronald Reagan's long good-bye248
Contributors267

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