Franklin

The long aftermath : cultural legacies of Europe at war, 1936-2016 / edited by Manuel Bragança and Peter Tame.

Publication:
New York : Berghahn Books, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 388 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Studies in contemporary European history ; 17.
Studies in contemporary European history ; olume 17
Status/Location:
Loading...

Get It

Details

Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Europe.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Influence.
Arts and society -- Europe.
Arts and society -- Spain.
War and society -- Europe.
War and society -- Spain.
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Social aspects.
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Influence.
Europe -- Intellectual life.
Spain -- Intellectual life.
Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939).
World War (1939-1945).
Arts and society.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.).
Intellectual life.
Social aspects.
War and society.
Europe.
Spain.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"This volume explores the Spanish Civil War and the Second World War in Europe through the cultural artifacts of the times, beginning in 1936. Cultural artifacts include literature, poetry, and cinema"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Foreword: Between world wars : remembering war in Europe before 1945 / Richard Overy
Introduction: The long aftermath of the long Second World War / Manuel Bragança and Peter Tame
Part I. Spain
Violence and the history and memory of the Spanish Civil War : beyond the crisis of inherited narrative frameworks / Pablo Sánchez León
Poetry and silence in post-civil war Spain : Carmen Conde, Lucía Sánchez Saornil and Pilar de Valderrama / Jean Andrews
On civil-war memory in Spanish women's narratives : the example of Cristina Fernández Cubas' Cosas que ja no existen / Alison Ribeiro de Menezes
Part II. The United Kingdom
Narrating Britain's war : a "four nations and more" approach to the People's War / Daniel Travers and Paul Ward
"Don't let's be beastly to the Germans" : the representation of Germans in British Second World War films / Robert Murphy
Memory and nation in British narratives of the Second World War after 1945 / Mark Rawlinson
Part III. France
A capital problem : the town of Vichy, the Second World War, and the politics of identity / Kirrily Freeman
Tracking the past in the places and spaces of Patrick Modiano's early fiction / Peter Tame
Vercors and the Second World War / Cristina Solé-Castells
Part IV. Germany
Reconstructing D-Day memory : how contemporary politics made Germans victims of the war / Harold J. Goldberg
Memories of World War II in German film after 1945 / Christiane Schönfeld
Ilse Aichinger's novel The greater hope : poetic narrative to deal with trauma / Marko Pajević
Part V. Italy
Victimhood asserted : Italian memories of the Second World War / Richard J.B. Bosworth
Re-picturing the myth : American characters in post-war Italian cinema / Daniela Treveri Gennari
Italian Resistance writing in the years of the "Second Republic" / Philip Cooke
Part VI. Poland
The Second World War in present-day Polish memory and politics / Andrzej Paczkowski
Wounded memory, rhetorical strategies used in public discourse on the Katynʹ Massacre / Urszula Jarecka
The Second World War in recent Polish counterfactual and alternative (hi)stories / Marzena Sokołowska-Paryż
Part VII. USSR/Russia
History politics and the changing meaning of Victory Day in contemporary Russia / Markku Kangaspuro
War and patriotism : Russian war films and the lessons for today / David Gillespie
Russian fiction at war / Greg Carleton
Afterword: Memories of war : from the sacred to the secular / Jay Winter.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Bragança, Manuel, 1973- editor.
Tame, Peter D., 1945- editor.
ISBN:
9781782381532
1782381538
9781782381549
OCLC:
936410243