By Monika Palmberger,Jelena Tošić

ISBN-10: 1137575484

ISBN-13: 9781137575487

‘Through a sequence of fine essays this quantity makes use of concrete ethnographic analyses of reminiscence practices in numerous components of the globe to provide theoretical reflections on how reminiscence shapes and is formed via mobility in time and space.’ 
- Marianne Hirsch, Columbia college, USA
Memories at the Move is a superb edited quantity that fills a huge hole within the box of reminiscence stories because it weaves jointly problems with mobility and remembering. Drawing on fine-grained ethnographical circumstances, it bargains a wealthy and complicated portrait of mnemonic structures within the context of pressured migration, exile and transnationalism. it's in actual fact a must-read for anthropologists, sociologists, historians and political scientists in addition to for all students drawn to the modern dynamics of reminiscence, identification and mobility.’ 
– David Berliner, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
‘This thought-provoking quantity disentangles, ethnographically, the complexity of meaning-making practices of memory/forgetting in a variety of contexts of (im)mobility.’ 
- Noel B. Salazar, college of Leuven, Belgium

Bringing jointly bright ethnographic fabric, this ebook opens up a well timed dialog among reminiscence and mobility/migration reviews. It is going past the belief of the country nation because the fundamental unit of study to discover how humans at the circulation use diverse kinds and media of remembering to make experience in their lives and act as political matters. Investigating while and by means of what skill humans at the circulation have in mind and speak thoughts within the context of assorted varieties of (im)mobility, the authors learn photos, movies, the reinhabiting of pre-exilic houses, pseudo-historical performances, transgenerational mnemonic gatherings and transnational political activism. This edited assortment will entice students of anthropology, sociology, political technological know-how, human geography, heritage and oral history. 

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