Monument and Memory
Jonna Bornemark, Mattias Martinson, Jayne Svenungsson (Eds.)
A century after the Great War broke out, studies on politics of memory and commemoration have grown into a vast and vital academic field. This book approaches the theme "monument and memory" from architectural, literary, philosophical and theological perspectives. Drawing on diverse sources - from the Augustine to Freud, from early photographs to contemporary urban monuments - the contributing authors probe the intersections between memory and trauma, past and present, monuments and memorial practices, religious and secular, remembrance and forgetfulness.
Nordic Studies in Theology • Nordische Studien zur Theologie - Vol, 1
LIT Verlag, Hardback, english, 261 pages