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To Bear Witness After the Era of the Witness

The Projects of Christophe Boltanski and Ivan Jablonka

Donald Reid

in France. He grew up and lives today in what he calls a society marked by a memory culture in which one is asked to reflect on and pay homage to the victims of the Holocaust. 3 But, he recognizes, this “duty to remember” can be stifling, a matter of

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Kinship among the Ġorbat of Babol

How an Anthropology of Childhood Reveals Kinship Structure

Mitra Asfari

active role of children in socioeconomic life. Children seemed to be the main actors in the group’s economy, as the task of money gaining is largely a child’s duty. These first observations led my focus to the social life of Ġorbat children. I

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‘Are We Coming to Make a Documentary or a Surrealist Film?’

Demythifying Luis Buñuel’s Tierra sin pan in Fermín Solís’s Buñuel en el laberinto de las tortugas

Marc Ripley

in the film that, despite the cruelty of the festival in which the roosters’ heads are torn off by the newly-wed bridegrooms, ‘our duty to be objective obliges us to show it to you’. 18 Furthermore, the abundance of versions of the film – censored

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A Transtextual Hermeneutic Journey

Horst Rosenthal's Mickey au camp de Gurs (1942)

Yaakova Sacerdoti

is aware of his audience. He does not tell his story in a vacuum or keep it inside himself. Because his role is to serve as a satirical narrator and he sees himself as having public moral responsibility, he is duty-bound to convey the story to his

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Antonio Lázaro-Reboll

Wertham and his Seduction of the Innocent (1954) would be disappointed, for López-Ibor approaches Gasca’s book as the duty of a scholar who must ‘tomar conciencia del tiempo presente’ [become aware of our present times] where tebeos – a ‘tipo de

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Francisca Lladó

to prove that Ribera was a religious painter and that his paintings worked miracles. However, during the course of El Perdón y la furia , we discover that Osvaldo begins to neglect his academic duties, and indeed all his obligations, not even

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Social Criticism through Humour in the Digital Age

Multimodal Extension in the Works of Aleix Saló

Javier Muñoz-Basols and Marina Massaguer Comes

Media, 2014), 1. 51 El Economista , ‘Aleix Saló: “Controlar el poder político es un deber ciudadano”’ [Aleix Saló: ‘Controlling political power is a citizen’s duty’] YouTube (16 June 2011), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQSPqkHolos . 52 Santiago

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Fall-Out and the German People

The Political Climate in Pausewang's Novel Die Wolke (1987) and Anike Hage's Manga Adaptation (2013)

Sean A. McPhail

after receiving news of the catastrophe, her schoolmates suggest an appropriate maxim for the post-disaster Government: ‘RUHE IST DIE ERSTE BÜRGERPFLICHT’ [calm is the citizen's first duty]. 23 Meanwhile, though the novel's adults have more political

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‘The Inexhaustible Surface of Things’

Stefano Tamburini's Comic Book Work

Simone Castaldi

Revealingly, in his later work on RanXerox , Tamburini handed over the drawing duties to Tanino Liberatore, a comic book artist whose work abounded in Michelangelesque references, and that by magnifying the body – in particular its muscles – and insisting on

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Fresh off the Boat and Off to the Presses

The Origins of Argentine Comics between the United States and Europe (1907–1945)

Amadeo Gandolfo and Pablo Turnes

well as the politicians on duty], a publication that ‘sabía cómo invocar la furia y el asombro de toda una sociedad’ [knew how to summon the anger and awe from the entirety of society]. 24 Furthermore, Crítica was a new type of newspaper for a