The Political Afterlife of Sites of Monumental Destruction: Reconstructing Affect in Mostar and New York

The Political Afterlife of Sites of Monumental Destruction: Reconstructing Affect in Mostar and New York

by Andrea Connor

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781317353683
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/14/2017
Series: Interventions
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 194
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Andrea Connor teaches at the University of Technology, Sydney and works at the City of Sydney, Australia.

Table of Contents

Preface Monumental Affect

Chapter 1 Affecting Presence: Memory, Agency and the Power of Monumental Things

Chapter 2 Urbicide and the Destruction of "Bridge-ness" in Mostar

Chapter 3 Afterlife: Anchoring Affect/Reconstructing "Bridge-ness" In Mostar

Chapter 4 Skyscraper Dreaming: Monumentality, Modernity and The Destruction the Twin Towers

Chapter 5 Filling the Void: Embodying the Uncanny Space of Ground Zero.

Chapter 6 Faith in Steel: Authenticity, Steel Beams and the Fragmented Afterlife of the Twin Towers

Conclusion Affecting Afterlives

List of references

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