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Commemorating and forgetting : challenges for the new South Africa /

Martin J. Murray.

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Main Author: Murray, Martin J.
Published: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2013]
Topics: Collective memory - South Africa. | Public history - South Africa. | Political culture - South Africa. | Social change - Psychological aspects.
Regions: South Africa - Historiography. | South Africa.
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Memory and amnesia after apartheid -- The power of collective memory -- White lies: myth-making and social memory in the service of white minority rule -- Facing backward, looking forward: the politics of remembering and forgetting -- Collective memory in place: the Voortrekker Monument and the Hector Pieterson Memorial -- Haunted heritage: visual display at District Six and Robben Island -- Makeshift memorials: marking time with vernacular remembrance -- Textual memories: autobiographical writing at a time of uncertainty -- Epilogue: history and heritage.

Table of Contents for: Commemorating and forgetting : challenge