H-Memory is a network open to all academics and researchers concerned with Memory Studies. This inter-disciplinary field interests itself in how humans remember and represent that memory, be it through literature, monuments, historical works, or in their own private lives.
Writing with Scissors: American Scrapbooks from the Civil War to the Harlem Renaissance has won the Institute for Humanities Research (ASU)'s Transdisciplinary Book Award for a book that exemplifies socially engaged scholarship. Scrapbooks are a technology of public and private memory that allowed 19th century users to both speak back to the media and treasure what mattered to them. From Abraham Lincoln to Susan B.
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I wanted to let you know that my recent book, Contested Land, Contested Memory: Israel's Jews and Arabs and the Ghosts of Catastrophe (Dundurn Press, 2013) has placed 2nd for the non-fiction Dayton Literary Peace Prize.
Faith Adiele, one of the judges, wrote: “Her analysis of the conflict is nuanced and complex…. Jo Roberts’ theories on social suffering and memory narrative resonate across history and culture.
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