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Nostalgia for the future

Charles Piot

Nostalgia for the future

West Africa after the Cold War

by Charles Piot

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-195) and index.

StatementCharles Piot
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT476.5 .P56 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 200 p. :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408914M
ISBN 100226669645, 0226669653
ISBN 109780226669649, 9780226669656
LC Control Number2009045175

NOSTALGIA FOR THE FUTURE Documentary film, Hindi and English with English subtitles, 16mm film and Digital Video, Colour and B/W, 54 minutes, Screenings Pinakothek Moderne, Munich, Chicago Architecture Biennial, September to January Dhaka Art Summit, Docume Athens, Over screenings at film festivals, cultural and academic fora in India, USA, . Nostalgia is a sentimentality for the past, typically for a period or place with happy personal associations. The word nostalgia is learned formation of a Greek compound, consisting of νόστος (nóstos), meaning "homecoming", a Homeric word, and ἄλγος (álgos), meaning "pain" or "ache", and was coined by a 17th-century medical student to describe the anxieties displayed by Swiss.

See Fred Davis, Yearning for Yesterday: A Sociology of Nostalgia, The Free Press, New York 2 / For a broader discussion of the topic see Svetlana Boym, The Future of Nostalgia, Basic Books, New York Bibliography. Adoptation and elaboration from Svetlana Boym, The Future of Nostalgia, Basic Books, New York On Nostalgia is a panoramic cultural history of nostalgia, exploring how a force that started as a psychological diagnosis of soldiers fighting far from home has come become a quintessentially modern condition. Drawing on everything from the modern science of memory to the romantic ideals of advertising, and traversing cultural movements from.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. "Published on the occasion of the exhibition Nostalgia for the future, November "--Colophon.   Buy Future of Nostalgia by Boym, Svetlana (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18).


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