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To Be or Not to Be a Hero

Recognition and Citizenship among Disabled Veterans of the Sri Lankan Army

Matti Weisdorf and Birgitte Refslund Sørensen

victimhood. Drawing on theories of recognition and narrativity, we investigate how they experience the transition from war to peace from their double and ambiguous citizen status as both war heroes and impaired men, and how they perceive and co-create their

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Walking to Write

Following Patrick Leigh Fermor across Europe

David Wills

Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn (London: Nicholas Brealey, 2014), 330 pp. ISBN: 978-1-85788-617-7, $17.95 (paperback). There have been many literary tributes to the celebrated British traveler, writer, and war hero of Nazi-occupied Greece, Sir

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Ambivalent Anticipations

On Soldierly Becomings in the Desert of the Real

Thomas Randrup Pedersen

: who doesn't want to be a war hero [laughs]? 6 In this account, Svendborg, we can say, engages with the future along the two plotlines that I have sketched out above: ‘the passion’ and ‘the desert’, each unfolding along different temporalities

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Life in the ant trails

Cocaine and caustic circuits in Bissau

Henrik Vigh

Vieira. A former soldier during the liberation struggle, 5 Vieira transitioned in his 40-year political career from war hero to Afro-Marxist dictator, democratically elected president, warlord, and drug lord. Raul followed Vieira in moving from conflict

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Introduction

The Digital Age Opens Up New Terrains for Peace and Conflict Research

Josepha Ivanka Wessels

, theorizing and describing the role of digital memory. Wars are normally framed and remembered as dichotomies of a violent conflict between a “victor” versus an “enemy.” Each side of the conflict decides who is a war hero, a martyr, and/or a casualty, who is

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Publications, Exhibitions and Conferences

Sara Farhan, Paul Fox, and Fakhri Haghani

at odds with the cultural fluidities and hybridisations of a transnational world. Nevertheless, Javan assumes the Qajar bling of Soudi and Her Family: Immigration 2001 , the reproduction of a nineteenth-century British Crimean war hero above a

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Afterword

The Work of Culture, Heritage, and Musealized Spaces in “Unprecedented Times”

Christina Kreps

as relatively constant in the museum and heritage worlds, the pace of change has accelerated in recent years, and even months and weeks. The current wave of pulling down monuments to slavery in the United Kingdom and to Confederate, Civil Warheroes

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Religious Tourism

Analytical Routes through Multiple Meanings

Emerson Giumbelli

Translator : Jeffrey Hoff

pertinent for stipulating the destination of a pilgrimage. The authors include an extensive list of studies that examine locations of disasters, cemeteries and memorials, places associated with war heroes and artistic personalities, and even shopping centers