Media and Nostalgia

Yearning for the Past, Present and Future

  • Katharina Niemeyer

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction: Media and Nostalgia

    1. Katharina Niemeyer
      Pages 1-23
  3. Analogue Nostalgias

  4. Exploited Nostalgias

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Michael Pickering, Emily Keightley
      Pages 83-94
    3. Thibaut Bardon, Emmanuel Josserand, Florence Villesèche
      Pages 105-117
    4. Andrew Hoskins
      Pages 118-125
  5. Screened Nostalgias

  6. Creative Nostalgias

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 229-241

About this book


Media and Nostalgia is an interdisciplinary and international exploration of media and their relation to nostalgia. Each chapter demonstrates how nostalgia has always been a media-related matter, studying also the recent nostalgia boom by analysing, among others, digital photography, television series and home videos.


cinema Europe media memory photography politics television Utopia

Editors and affiliations

  • Katharina Niemeyer
    • 1
  1. 1.The French Press Institute/CARISMPantheon-Assas UniversityParis 2France

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