TITLE

A Tale of War and Forgetting

AUTHOR(S)
SHEA, NEIL
PUB. DATE
September 2014
SOURCE
American Scholar;Autumn2014, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the commemoration of the First World War in Europe around the time of the 100th anniversary of its outbreak. Issues addressed include the long-lasting relevance of the antiwar novel "All Quiet on the Western Front," by German writer Erich Maria Remarque, an oral history project with veterans of the war conducted by the Imperial War Museum in London, England, which was reissued in a series of podcasts, and relics and physical mementos from the war.
ACCESSION #
98370598

 

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