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

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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