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Author Oscherwitz, Dayna, 1970-
Title Past forward [electronic resource] : French cinema and the post-colonial heritage / Dayna Oscherwitz
Imprint Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (ix, 211 p.) : ill
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Constructing memory : the history of heritage in France -- Family pictures : ancestry, nostalgia, and the French heritage film -- Heritage and its discontents : memory, history, and the expanding space of the past -- Memory's blind spots : immigration, integration, and the post-colonial heritage -- Recovered memories : diversity, history, and the expanding space of the past -- Conclusion : the fall of time and the rise of space from the post-colonial to the posthistorical
Description based on print version record
Subject Collective memory -- France
Imperialism in motion pictures
National characteristics, French, in motion pictures
Historical films -- France -- History and criticism
Motion pictures -- France -- History -- 20th century
Alt Author Project Muse
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