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Centre for Popular Memory - South Africa
Title: Centre for Popular Memory - South Africa
URL: http://www.popularmemory.org
Creator: Field,Sean
Abstract: The Centre is part of the Department of Historical Studies at the University of Cape Town (UCT). Through interviews, it collects the testimony of people as a part of (oral) history (individual and collective memory). You can register for free to access their archive which contains the transcriptions of the interviews partly in English, partly in Xhosa, classed by topic. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: Excerpt: Focus areas / topics:

* Mirgrancy and refugees
* Forced removals in Cape Town and beyond
* Trauma and violence
* Social Impact of HIV/AIDS
* Popular Culture, Music and Oral Performances
* South African Life Stories
* Urban landscape and environment
* Heritage and cultural practice
* Politics
Keywords: historiography; Republic of South Africa; migration; Violence; AIDS / HIV; collective memory / cultural memory
Countries: South Africa
Subject areas: Society » Generalities;
History & Geography » Generalities;
Further Subjects
Resource type: Archives, Centres for Information and Documentation;
Universities and Departments;
Research Projekts and Research Databases
Language: English
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