Geography and Memory

Explorations in Identity, Place and Becoming

  • Owain Jones
  • Joanne Garde-Hansen

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies book series (PMMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Owain Jones, Joanne Garde-Hansen
      Pages 1-18
  3. Identity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-23
    2. John Horton, Peter Kraftl
      Pages 25-44
    3. Caitlin DeSilvey
      Pages 45-57
  4. Place

  5. Becoming

  6. A Memoir: (On Terra Firma)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 258-272

About this book


This collection shifts the focus from collective memory to individual memory, by incorporating new performative approaches to identity, place and becoming. Drawing upon cultural geography, the book provides an accessible framework to approach key aspects of memory, remembering, archives, commemoration and forgetting in modern societies.


geography geopolitics identity individual memory Plymouth

Editors and affiliations

  • Owain Jones
    • 1
  • Joanne Garde-Hansen
    • 2
  1. 1.Countryside and Community Research InstituteUK
  2. 2.University of GloucestershireUK

Bibliographic information