Missing Pictures? Towards an Alternative Visual History of 1989

Abstract: Like any revolution, the toppling of Communist rule across Eastern Europe lasts in memories through iconic images. Yet the camera does not capture in a uniform way revolutions and... Read More ›

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Missing Pictures? Towards an Alternative Visual History of 1989

Abstract: Like any revolution, the toppling of Communist rule across Eastern Europe lasts in memories through iconic images. Yet the camera does not capture in a uniform way revolutions and... Read More ›

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/9-2021-5/alternative-visual-history-1989/

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The Power of Images

Abstract: Although decades have passed since the transition of 1989/90, the analysis of iconic images depicting these events encounters many difficulties. Just as collective memories compete with each other, the... Read More ›

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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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Photographs and Occupied Cities

Historical photos are a favoured instrument of Public Historians, especially in exhibitions. They evoke emotions and create narrative dimensions for a broad audience.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-18/photographs-and-occupied-cities/

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