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Poland Daily
January 2022

Poland Daily

Economy, Work, Consumption and Social Class in Polish Cinema

Mazierska, E.
Textures of Belonging
July 2021

Textures of Belonging

Senses, Objects and Spaces of Romanian Roma

Racleş, A.
Peter Lilienthal
July 2021

Peter Lilienthal

A Cinema of Exile and Resistance

Sandberg, C.
Living Like a Girl
August 2021

Living Like a Girl

Agency, Social Vulnerability and Welfare Measures in Europe and Beyond

Vogel, M. & Arnell, L. (eds)
Stories from an Ancient Land
August 2021

Stories from an Ancient Land

Perspectives on Wa History and Culture

Fiskesjö, M.
Contemporary Megaprojects
August 2021

Contemporary Megaprojects

Organization, Vision, and Resistance in the 21st Century

Schindler, S., Fadaere, S., Brockington, D. (eds)
In Search of Legitimacy
August 2021

In Search of Legitimacy

How Outsiders Become Part of the Afro-Brazilian Capoeira Tradition

Griffith, L. M.
How is a Man Supposed to be a Man?
September 2021

How is a Man Supposed to be a Man?

Male Childlessness – a Life Course Disrupted

Hadley, R. A.
Bigger Fish to Fry
September 2021

Bigger Fish to Fry

A Theory of Cooking as Risk, with Greek Examples

Sutton, D. E.
Bishkek Boys
August 2022

Bishkek Boys

Neighbourhood Youth and Urban Change in Kyrgyzstan’s Capital

Schröder, P.
Cattle Poetics
September 2021

Cattle Poetics

How Aesthetics Shapes Politics in Mursiland, Ethiopia

Eczet, J.-B.
Cinema of Collaboration
January 2022

Cinema of Collaboration

DEFA Coproductions and International Exchange in Cold War Europe

Ivanova, M.
The Cinematic Language of Theo Angelopoulos
September 2021

The Cinematic Language of Theo Angelopoulos

Karalis, V.
Digital Archives and Collections
September 2021

Digital Archives and Collections

Creating Online Access to Cultural Heritage

Müller, K.
Dictionary of Authentic American Proverbs
September 2021

Dictionary of Authentic American Proverbs

Mieder, W.
Critique of Identity Thinking
May 2022

Critique of Identity Thinking

Jackson, M.
One More for the Road
October 2021

One More for the Road

A Director’s Notes on Exile, Family, and Film

Grlić, R.
Transnational Railway Cultures
October 2021

Transnational Railway Cultures

Trains in Music, Literature, Film, and Visual Art

Fraser, B. & Spalding, S. (eds)
Crafting Chinese Memories
October 2021

Crafting Chinese Memories

The Art and Materiality of Storytelling

Swancutt, K. (ed)
Carnivalizing Reconciliation
October 2021

Carnivalizing Reconciliation

Contemporary Australian and Canadian Literature and Film beyond the Victim Paradigm

Teichler, H.
Transforming Author Museums
October 2021

Transforming Author Museums

From Sites of Pilgrimage to Cultural Hubs

Spring, U., Schimanski, J., & Aarbakke, T. (eds)
Tropics of Vienna
August 2021

Tropics of Vienna

Colonial Utopias of the Habsburg Empire

Bach, U. E.
The Vampire
April 2022

The Vampire

Origins of a European Myth

Bohn, T. M.
Cosmic Coherence
November 2021

Cosmic Coherence

A Cognitive Anthropology Through Chinese Divination

Matthews, W.
Dressing Up
November 2021

Dressing Up

Menswear in the Age of Social Media

Bluteau, J. M.
Militant Lactivism?
July 2021

Militant Lactivism?

Attachment Parenting and Intensive Motherhood in the UK and France

Faircloth, C.
Good Enough Mothers
November 2021

Good Enough Mothers

Practicing Nurture and Motherhood in Chiapas, Mexico

López, JM
Medieval Intersections
November 2021

Medieval Intersections

Gender and Status in Europe in the Middle Ages

Weikert, K. & Woodacre, E. (eds)
Extremism, Society, and the State
December 2021

Extremism, Society, and the State

Loperfido, G. (ed)
Mediated Lives
January 2022

Mediated Lives

Waiting and Hope among Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

Twigt, M.
Non-Humans in Amerindian South America
June 2022

Non-Humans in Amerindian South America

Ethnographies of Indigenous Cosmologies, Rituals and Songs

Rivera Andía, J. J. (ed)
Narratives in Motion
February 2022

Narratives in Motion

Journalism and Modernist Events in 1920s Portugal

Trindade, L.
Museum, Place, Architecture and Narrative
January 2022

Museum, Place, Architecture and Narrative

Nordic Maritime Museums’ Portrayals of Shipping, Seafarers and Maritime Communities

Bunz, A.
Emerging Technologies and Museums
January 2022

Emerging Technologies and Museums

Mediating Difficult Heritage

Stylianou-Lambert, T., Bounia, A., & Heraclidou, A. (eds)
Moving Frames
February 2022

Moving Frames

Photographs in German Cinema

Collenberg-González, C. & Sheehan, M. P. (eds)
An American Icon in Puerto Rico
February 2022

An American Icon in Puerto Rico

Barbie, Girlhood, and Colonialism at Play

Aguiló-Pérez, E. R.
Times of History, Times of Nature
February 2022

Times of History, Times of Nature

Temporalization and the Limits of Modern Knowledge

Ekstrom, A. & Bergwik, S. (eds)
The Total Work of Art
August 2021

The Total Work of Art

Foundations, Articulations, Inspirations

Imhoof, D., Menninger, M. E., & Steinhoff, A. J. (eds)
Contested Holdings
February 2022

Contested Holdings

Museum Collections in Political, Epistemic and Artistic Processes of Return

Bodenstein, F., Otoiu, D., & Troelenberg, E.-M. (eds)
Representing 21st Century Migration in Europe
February 2022

Representing 21st Century Migration in Europe

Performing Borders, Identities and Texts

González Ortega, N. & Martínez García, A. (eds)
The Precarity of Masculinity
March 2022

The Precarity of Masculinity

Football, Pentecostalism, and Transnational Aspirations in Cameroon

Kovač, U.
Self in the World
March 2022

Self in the World

Connecting Life's Extremes

Hart, K.
The Social Origins of Thought
March 2022

The Social Origins of Thought

Durkheim, Mauss, and the Category Project

Schick, Johannes F. M.
The Aesthetics of Rule and Resistance
March 2022

The Aesthetics of Rule and Resistance

Analyzing Political Street Art in Latin America

Bogerts, L.
Animals, Plants and Afterimages
March 2022

Animals, Plants and Afterimages

The Art and Science of Representing Extinction

Bienvenue, V. & Chare, N. (eds)
Forging Architectural Tradition
March 2022

Forging Architectural Tradition

National Narratives, Monument Preservation and Architectural Work in the Nineteenth-Century

Damjanović, D. & Łupienko, Al. (eds)
Gender in Georgia
September 2021

Gender in Georgia

Feminist Perspectives on Culture, Nation, and History in the South Caucasus

Barkaia, M. & Waterston, A. (eds)
After Difference
July 2022

After Difference

Queer Activism in Italy and Anthropological Theory

Heywood, P.
The Walls of Santiago
April 2022

The Walls of Santiago

Social Revolution and Political Aesthetics in Contemporary Chile

Gordon-Zolov, T. & Zolov, E.
Anglo-American Relations and the Transmission of Ideas
April 2022

Anglo-American Relations and the Transmission of Ideas

A Shared Political Tradition?

Dobson, A. & Marsh, S. (eds)
Collecting Educational Media
April 2022

Collecting Educational Media

Making, Storing and Accessing Knowledge

Hertling, A. & Carrier, P. (eds)
Gender, Power, and Non-Governance
May 2022

Gender, Power, and Non-Governance

Is Female to Male as NGO Is to State?

Timmer, A. D. & Wirtz, E. (eds)
Hotbeds of Licentiousness
May 2022

Hotbeds of Licentiousness

The British Glamour Film and the Permissive Society

Halligan, B.
A Goddess in Motion
January 2022

A Goddess in Motion

Visual Creativity in the Cult of María Lionza

Canals, R.
Soho on Screen
May 2022

Soho on Screen

Cinematic Spaces of Bohemia and Cosmopolitanism, 1948-1963

Young, J.
Theorizing Relations in Indigenous South America
May 2022

Theorizing Relations in Indigenous South America

González Gálvez, M., Di Giminiani, P., & Bacchiddu, G. (eds)
Gendering Post-1945 German History
August 2022

Gendering Post-1945 German History

Entanglements

Hagemann, K., & Harsch, D., & Brühöfner, F. (eds)
The Cracked Art World
June 2022

The Cracked Art World

Conflict, Austerity, and Community Arts in Northern Ireland

Rush, K.
Museum Times
June 2022

Museum Times

Changing Histories in South Africa

Witz, L.
Spanish Lessons
March 2022

Spanish Lessons

Cinema and Television in Contemporary Spain

Smith, P. J.
Spanish Laughter
June 2022

Spanish Laughter

Humor and Its Sense in Modern Spain

Calvo Maturana, A. (ed)
Singing Ideas
July 2021

Singing Ideas

Performance, Politics and Oral Poetry

Ní Shíocháin, T.
Shakespeare and the First Hamlet
July 2022

Shakespeare and the First Hamlet

Bourus, T. (ed)
Heritage, Gentrification and Resistance in the Neoliberal City
July 2022

Heritage, Gentrification and Resistance in the Neoliberal City

Hammami, F., Jewesbury, D., & Valli, C. (eds)
Rethinking Social Movements after 68
July 2022

Rethinking Social Movements after 68

Selves and Solidarities in West Germany and Beyond

Davis, B., Brühöfener, F., & Milder, S. (eds)
Rampart Nations
May 2022

Rampart Nations

Bulwark Myths of East European Multiconfessional Societies in the Age of Nationalism

Berezhnaya, L. & Hein-Kircher, H. (eds)
Puzzling Stories
August 2022

Puzzling Stories

The Aesthetic Appeal of Cognitive Challenge in Film, Television and Literature

Willemsen, S. & Kiss, M. (eds)

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The Story behind ’Crafting Chinese Memories’

by Katherine Swancutt Katherine Swancutt is the editor of Crafting Chinese Memories: The Art and Materiality of Storytelling. Storytelling is always an entertaining and lively theme, but it’s surprisingly elusive to come to grips with conceptually. This is especially the case when pairing storytelling with other great warhorses of social theory like art, materiality, and memory, which often require fine-grained interdisciplinary detail to bring them fully to light. Factor in the study of China from ancient times to the present day – with […]

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Love-locking, the attachment of a padlock to a public structure, is the forte of the traveler. Although not exclusively a tourist custom, it is a popular practice for people visiting a new place and wanting to leave their mark on it. The love-lock has become the inverted souvenir: left behind rather than taken away, but […]

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Browse our February and March 2020 releases in Anthropology, Archaeology/Heritage Studies, History, Memory Studies, and Mobility Studies and see what’s new in paperback.  COVID-19 UPDATE: Our thoughts are with all of you and your families as you try to cope with the personal and professional disruptions that this pandemic has brought upon all of us. […]

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We are delighted to inform you that we will be represented by Iberian Book Services at the AIBR conference in Madrid, Spain on July 9 – 12, 2019. Please stop by to browse our latest selection of books at special discounted prices and pick up FREE journal samples. If you are unable to attend, we […]

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On May 18th the worldwide community of museums celebrates International Museum Day. This day is an occasion to raise awareness on how important museums are in the enrichment of cultures, development of society, and cooperation and peace among people. For more information on the theme and calendar of events for this year’s observance, visit the International Council of Museums […]

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