The Mnemonic Imagination: Remembering as Creative Practice by E. KeightleyThe Mnemonic Imagination: Remembering as Creative Practice by E. Keightley

The Mnemonic Imagination: Remembering as Creative Practice

byE. Keightley, M. Pickering

Hardcover | July 31, 2012

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An exploration of some of the key theoretical challenges and conceptual issues facing the emergent field of memory studies, from the relationship between experience and memory to the commercial exploitation of nostalgia, using the key concept of the mnemonic imagination.
EMILY KEIGHTLEY is Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies at Loughborough University, UK. She has published her research on time, memory and everyday life in a number of international journals. She is the editor of Time, Media and Modernity and is currently co-editing Research Methods for Memory Studies with Michael Pickering. She...
Title:The Mnemonic Imagination: Remembering as Creative PracticeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:239 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.84 inPublished:July 31, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230243363

ISBN - 13:9780230243361


Table of Contents

An Outline of What Lies Ahead Memory and Experience The Mnemonic Imagination Personal and Popular Memory The Reclamation of Nostalgia The Foreclosure of Mnemonic Imagining Creative Memory and Painful Pasts Coda Index