My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

For faster,
Use Lean
Get it now
Don't show me again
Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art

Title Memory before modernity : practices of memory in early modern Europe / edited by Erika Kuijpers, Judith Pollmann, Johannes Müller, Jasper van der Steen.

Published Leiden : Brill, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xix, 340 pages) : illustrations.
Series Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions, 1573-4188 ; v. 176.
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions ; v. 176. 1573-4188.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: On the early modernity of modern memory / Judith Pollmann and Erika Kuijpers -- PART I. Memory politics and memory wars -- The usable past in the Lemberg Armenian community's struggle for equal rights, 1578-1654 / Alexandr Osipian -- A contested past : memory wars during the Twelve Years Truce (1609-21) / Jasper van der Steen -- You will see who they are that revile, and lessen your glorious deliverance" : the "memory war" about the "glorious revolution" / Ulrich Niggemann -- Civic and confessional memory in conflict : Augsburg in the sixteenth century / Sean F. Dunwoody -- Tales of a peasant revolt : taboos and memories of 1514 in Hungary / Gabriella Erdelyi -- Shaping the memory of the French wars of religion : the first centuries / Philip Benedict -- Part II. Mediality -- Celebrating a Trojan horse : memories of the Dutch revolt in Breda, 1590-1650 / Marianne Eekhout -- "The odious demon from across the sea" : Oliver Cromwell, memory and the dislocations of Ireland / Sarah Covington -- Material memories of the guildsmen : crafting identities in early modern London / Jasmine Kilburn-Toppin -- Between storytelling and patriotic scripture : the memory brokers of the Dutch Revolt / Erika Kuijpers -- Lost in time and space? : glocal memoryscapes in the early modern world / Dagmar Freist -- The spaces of memory and their transmediations : on the lives of exotic images and their material evocations / Benjamin Schmidt -- PART III. Personal memory -- Disturbing memories : narrating experiences and emotions of distressing events in the French wars of religion / Susan Broomhall -- Remembering fear : the fear of violence and the violence of fear in seventeenth-century war memories / Andreas Bahr -- Permeable memories : family history and the diaspora of southern Netherlandish exiles in the seventeenth century / Johannes Muller -- Women, memory and family history in seventeenth-century England / Katharine Hodgkin -- The experience of rupture and the history of memory / Brecht Deseure and Judith Pollmann.
Summary This volume examines the practice of memory in early modern Europe, showing that this was already a multimedia affair with many political uses, and affecting people at all levels of society; many pre-modern memory practices persist until today.
Other author Kuijpers, Erika, 1967-
Pollmann, Judith.
Müller, Johannes (Johannes M.), 1980-
Steen, Jasper van der.
Subject Memory -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History -- 16th century.
Memory -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Loss (Psychology) -- Social aspects -- History -- Europe.
Social conflict -- Europe -- History.
Politics and culture -- Europe -- History.
Europe -- History -- 1492-1648.
Europe -- History, Military -- 1492-1648.
Europe -- Social conditions.
Europe -- Civilization.
Standard Number 10.1163/9789004261259
ISBN 9789004261259