Tamara Banjeglav

Memory of War or War over Memory? The Official Politics of Remembering in 1990s Croatia

 “It is a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.”  Lewis Carroll 1. Introduction As Jan-Werner Müller agues, “Memory matters. (…) ‘Memory’, both individual and collective, lies at the intersection of so many of our current concerns and organises many of our current projects” (Müller 2002, 1). According to French sociologist Maurice Halbwachs, all …
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