Media and Memory in New Shanghai

Contributing to current debates about the globality and mediatisation of memories, Media and Memory in New Shanghai interrogates the city's spectacular regeneration into an emergent world centre, describing how Western elites partake in the ...

Media and Memory in New Shanghai

Author: A. Lagerkvist

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137014652

Page: 192

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Contributing to current debates about the globality and mediatisation of memories, Media and Memory in New Shanghai interrogates the city's spectacular regeneration into an emergent world centre, describing how Western elites partake in the production of New Shanghai by feeling its futures and performing its futures past.

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