Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies
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Social Movements, Cultural Memory and Digital Media

Mobilising Mediated Remembrance

Editors: Merrill, Sam, Keightley, Emily, Daphi, Priska (Eds.)

  • Examines the interface between contemporary social movements, cultural memory, and digital media
  • Highlights how activists use digital media to lay claim to, circulate, and curate cultural memories
  • Utilises case studies from across the globe to exhibit how social movements use digital media to mobilize the past
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About this book

This collected volume is the first to study the interface between contemporary social movements, cultural memory and digital media. Establishing the digital memory work practices of social movements as an important area of research, it reveals how activists use digital media to lay claim to, circulate and curate cultural memories. Interdisciplinary in scope, its contributors address mobilizations of mediated remembrance in the USA, Germany, Sweden, Italy, India, Argentina, the UK and Russia.


About the authors

Samuel Merrill is a Research Fellow at Umeå University’s Digital Social Research Centre in Sweden. His research interests concern social movements, cultural memory and digital media. He is author of Networked Remembrance: Excavating Buried Memories in the Railways Beneath London and Berlin (2017). 

Emily Keightley is Professor of Media and Memory Studies at the Centre for Research in Communication and Culture at Loughborough University, UK, and editor of the journal Media, Culture & Society. Her research focuses on memory, time and its mediation in everyday life. 

Priska Daphi is Professor of Conflict Sociology at Bielefeld University, Germany, and co-editor of the journal Social Movement Studies. She is author of Becoming a Movement: Identity, Narrative and Memory in the European Global Justice Movement (2017).


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eBook 83,29 €
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  • Due: February 25, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-32827-6
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  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover 103,99 €
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  • Due: February 25, 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-32826-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Movements, Cultural Memory and Digital Media
Book Subtitle
Mobilising Mediated Remembrance
Editors
  • Sam Merrill
  • Emily Keightley
  • Priska Daphi
Series Title
Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-32827-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-32827-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-32826-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Illustrations
21 b/w illustrations
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