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The Resource Memory culture and the contemporary city, edited by Uta Staiger, Henriette Steiner, and Andrew Webber

Memory culture and the contemporary city, edited by Uta Staiger, Henriette Steiner, and Andrew Webber

Label
Memory culture and the contemporary city
Title
Memory culture and the contemporary city
Statement of responsibility
edited by Uta Staiger, Henriette Steiner, and Andrew Webber
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"These essays by leading figures from academia, architecture and the arts consider how cultures of memory are constructed for and in contemporary cities. They take Berlin as a key case of a historically burdened metropolis, but also extend to other global cities: Jerusalem, Buenos Aires, Cape Town and New York"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1980-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Staiger, Uta
  • Steiner, Henriette
  • Webber, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memorials
  • Cities and towns
  • Architecture and society
  • Collective memory
Label
Memory culture and the contemporary city, edited by Uta Staiger, Henriette Steiner, and Andrew Webber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Introduction PART I Monument and Melancholia--V.Burgin Sonnen-Insulaner: On a Berlin Island of Memory--T.Elsaesser Arrivals and Departures: Travelling to the Airports of Berlin--H. Reeh Global Building Sites Between Past and Future--D.Libeskind PART II Spectral Ground in New Cities: Memorial Cartographies in Cape Town and Berlin--K.E.Till and J.Jonker Designing the Biblical Present in Jerusalem's City of David--W. Pullan and M.Gwiazda Historical Tourism: Reading Berlin's Doubly Dictatorial Past; M. Fulbrook Sacralized Spaces and the Urban Remembrance of War--J. Ward Paradise for Provocation: Plotting Berlin's Political Underground--C. Scribner PART III Architecture as Scenography, the Building Site as Stage--Stefanie Bürkle Buenos Aires 2010: Memory Machines and Cybercities in Two Argentine Science Fiction Films--G.Kantaris Perpetuated Transitions: Forms of Nightlife and the Buildings of Berlin in the Work of Isa Genzken and Wolfgang Tilmans--P.Ekardt On the Road with mnemonic nonstop--L.Ruprecht with M.Nachbar & J.Roller
Control code
FIEb16155506
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 238 pages
Isbn
9780230576650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)470685273
Label
Memory culture and the contemporary city, edited by Uta Staiger, Henriette Steiner, and Andrew Webber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Introduction PART I Monument and Melancholia--V.Burgin Sonnen-Insulaner: On a Berlin Island of Memory--T.Elsaesser Arrivals and Departures: Travelling to the Airports of Berlin--H. Reeh Global Building Sites Between Past and Future--D.Libeskind PART II Spectral Ground in New Cities: Memorial Cartographies in Cape Town and Berlin--K.E.Till and J.Jonker Designing the Biblical Present in Jerusalem's City of David--W. Pullan and M.Gwiazda Historical Tourism: Reading Berlin's Doubly Dictatorial Past; M. Fulbrook Sacralized Spaces and the Urban Remembrance of War--J. Ward Paradise for Provocation: Plotting Berlin's Political Underground--C. Scribner PART III Architecture as Scenography, the Building Site as Stage--Stefanie Bürkle Buenos Aires 2010: Memory Machines and Cybercities in Two Argentine Science Fiction Films--G.Kantaris Perpetuated Transitions: Forms of Nightlife and the Buildings of Berlin in the Work of Isa Genzken and Wolfgang Tilmans--P.Ekardt On the Road with mnemonic nonstop--L.Ruprecht with M.Nachbar & J.Roller
Control code
FIEb16155506
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 238 pages
Isbn
9780230576650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)470685273

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