Decolonising Archives

Abu Hamdam, Lawrence and César, Filipa and Dávila, Mela and Ernst, Wolfgang and Fraser, Crystal and Longoni, Ana and Pérez Colina, Marisa and Prieto del Campo, Carlos and Radziszewski, Karol and Schnapp, Jeffrey and Sela, Rona and Stultiens, Andrea and Tapia, Mabel and Todd, Zoe. Decolonising Archives. s.l.: L’Internationale Online, 2016.

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Abstract (English)

"The e-publication Decolonising Archives aims to show how archives bear testimony to what was, even more so than collections. Archives present documents that allow one to understand what happened and in which order. Today Internet technology, combined with rapid moves made on the geopolitical chessboard, make archives a contested site of affirmation, recognition and denial. As such, it is of great importance to be aware of processes of colonialisation and decolonisation taking place as new technology can both be used to affirm existing hegemonic colonial relationships or break them open." -- Publisher's website.

Types: Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Abu Hamdam, Lawrence (Author); César, Filipa (Author); Dávila, Mela (Author); Ernst, Wolfgang (Author); Fraser, Crystal (Author); Longoni, Ana (Author); Pérez Colina, Marisa (Author); Prieto del Campo, Carlos (Author); Radziszewski, Karol (Author); Schnapp, Jeffrey (Author); Sela, Rona (Author); Stultiens, Andrea (Author); Tapia, Mabel (Author); Todd, Zoe (Author)
ISBN: 9789491564093
Language of Publication: English; French
Publishers: s.l.: L’Internationale Online
Keywords: ARCHIVES; MARGINALITY; DECOLINISATION; POSTCOLONIALISM; POWER; CULTURAL MEMORY
Copyright Statement: L’Internationale Online
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eBook publication.
Author biographies p. 103-110.

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Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2019 20:57
Last Modified: 10 Jun 2019 20:57
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/30628
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