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“We Are a Traveling People”

Tourism, Travel Journalism, and the Construction of a Modern National Identity in Sweden

Emilia Ljungberg

concept of a Linnean gaze will be placed in the context of the interwar period. My material is travel journalism and texts about tourism published in the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter (Today’s news) in 1932 and 1938. The political situation of the

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Colette française (et fille de zouave)

Colette and the French Singularity

Kathleen Antonioli

in more detail later, is this kind of reading strongly tied to the content of Colette's literary works: her novels from the interwar period feature potentially controversial topics such as successful and happy aging courtesans, drug addicts, and

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Paul Jankowski, Clifford Rosenberg, and Rebecca Pulju

also be shown on the various ways in which that demand has been met, hence his focus on lenders and regulation. The book details the trajectory of credit across the century, with key moments occurring in the interwar period, the era of postwar

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Print Culture, Mobility, and The Pacific, 1920–1950

Victoria Kuttainen and Susann Liebich

section, by focusing on themes of mobility and travel, show the emergence of a different kind of middlebrow culture that first took shape in the interwar period, in outward-looking magazines and print publications that engaged with international

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Bande dessinée and the Penal Imaginary

Graphic Constructions of the Carceral Archipelago

Charles Forsdick

Republic in 1885). The decline of the Guianese bagne became apparent, however, in the interwar period, in part as a result of a biting reportage dedicated to it by Albert Londres in the Petit Parisien in 1923, in part because of the inherent failure

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Željka Janković and Svetlana Stefanović

university professor Fedor Nikic. Nikic had been a part of the Women’s movement in the interwar period-together with Katarina Bogdanovic (1885-1968), the first editor of the journal Ženski pokret (Women’s movement)-and organized and led, at the beginning of

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Women and War in the Balkans

A Comparative Review Essay

Maria Bucur

participation in the partisan movement. Since during the interwar period a serious tradition of feminist journalism and culture already existed, to move from that to the sexualization of women partisans suggests the willful erasure of such feminist critiques and

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Valentina Mitkova

, Bulgarian women authors’ efforts of that early period were primarily aimed at escaping anonymity and acquiring the right to public visibility. Genre and Gender Hierarchies in the Bulgarian Literary Context in the Interwar Period The focus of women writers

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Helga Druxes, Christopher Thomas Goodwin, Catriona Corke, Carol Hager, Sabine von Mering, Randall Newnham, and Jeff Luppes

-border attack seem quite plausible—as the Nazis were well aware. The author gives a detailed history of the German-Polish conflict over Upper Silesia, with chapters on the interwar period, World War II, and the immediate postwar years. Parts of the region

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Negotiating the Nation in History

The Swedish State Approval Scheme for Textbooks and Teaching Aids from 1945 to 1983

Henrik Åström Elmersjö

the rise of education for democratic citizenship in most western European countries, history education in general and nationalistic history education in particular were questioned. 4 The same doubts had arisen in the interwar period, but these were