War Photo Limited. Another Look at War

In 1991 began the siege of Dubrovnik by the Yugoslav army, controlled by the Serbs. The siege was widely covered by the media. Since 2004 a photo gallery in this city devotes itself exclusively to war photography.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/6-2018-18/another-look-at-war/

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Bon Appétit: Food and Public History

Public history of food encompasses new interests in everyday life, family history, local memories, participatory model, and visitors’ wish to experience the past.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/6-2018-14/food-public-history/

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Seeing the “Big Picture” in Canadian History

To pass judgement on the 'progress' or 'decline' of a society over time, a big-picture perspective on history is needed. These big-picture frameworks are also important for history teaching.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/6-2018-8/are-things-getting-better-or-worse-seeing-the-big-picture-in-canadian-history1/

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The Force of Fiction

...to understand the past differently: These are some of the forces of fiction. It also reminds us that reality never speaks for itself; the narrative choices and the language used are not neutral.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/6-2018-5/the-force-of-fiction/

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Charlottesville and the Controversial Past in Belgium

Charlottesville 2017. The Belgian press took over the topic a few days later and returned to the issue of monuments and street names: l’héritage colonial.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-42/charlottesville-and-belgium/

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