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History read backward: memory, migration and the archive.

McGrath, Roberta (2007) History read backward: memory, migration and the archive. In: Projecting Migration: Transcultural Documentary Practice. Wallflower Press, pp. 36-52. ISBN 978-1-905674-04-6

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Drawing on recent cross-cultural debates in theories and practices of media representation and difference in the fields of cultural studies and visual anthropology, this work aims to think through, and alongside, images of migrancy. A section of the work, which focuses on the situated and embodied aspects of archival film and photographic research as a dialogue that the researcher enters into with images and texts, will be published in a collection of essays by scholars and practitioners.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 978-1-905674-04-6
Uncontrolled Keywords: images of migrancy; visual anthropology; cross-cultural studies; memory;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Arts & Creative Industries
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 300 Social sciences > 300 Social sciences, sociology & anthropology > 306 Culture & institutions
700 Arts & recreation > 770 Photography & computer art > 779 Photographs
Library of Congress Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
T Technology > TR Photography
Item ID: 2288
Depositing User: RAE Import
Date Deposited: 27 Mar 2008 12:39
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2013 11:36
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/2288

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