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Media and Memory$
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Joanne Garde-Hansen

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780748640348

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640348.001.0001

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Using Media to Make Memories: Institutions, Forms and Practices

Using Media to Make Memories: Institutions, Forms and Practices

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(p.50) 3 Using Media to Make Memories: Institutions, Forms and Practices
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Media and Memory
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Joanne Garde-Hansen

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640348.003.0004

This chapter will build upon the media and memory discourses explicated in chapters one and two by offering a historical, social, institutional and technological context for the developing use of media forms and practices for making memories. This production by broadcasters, institutions and private citizens will be explored through a range of media from photography, radio, television, film, to digital media. The chapter will situate the synthesis of media and memory studies within the context of the cultural and political economies that compel individuals, communities and societies to remember in specific ways and for specific reasons. Thus, it will explore the dimensions of commercialism, consumerism, creative, heritage and culture industry practices, and digitization to more fully understand the issues at stake when media and memory are pragmatically integrated.

Keywords:   BBC, broadcasting, digital media, cultural heritage, media history

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