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History and Memory

Date: 15 September 2008 Time: 12.00 pm


A half-day symposium

Monday 15 September 2008

A40 County South, Lancaster University

Hosted by the Department of History

12.00 - 1.30 Mapping Memories: Plurality, Politics and the Making of History

Chair: Mercedes Camino (DELC)

Patrick Hagopian (ICR) - The Memory of Injustice and the My Lai Massacre

Walescka Pino-Ojeda (European Languages and Cultures, Auckland) - Neoliberalism, Memory and Trauma: Chile in the Post-authoritarian Era

Andrew Jotischky (History) - Uses and Abuses of Memory - Some Medieval Perspectives

1.30 - 2.00 Lunch

2.00 - 3.00 Roundtable Discussion, Chair: John Strachan (History)

For further information contact John Strachan

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Who can attend: Anyone


Further information

Associated staff: Mercedes Camino, Patrick Hagopian, Nayanika Mookherjee (Sociology), John Strachan, David Sugarman (Law), Ruth Wodak (Linguistics and English Language)

Organising departments and research centres: Dynamics of Memories, European Languages and Cultures, History, Institute for Advanced Studies