Silencing the Past

Silencing the Past

Power and the Production of History

Downloadable Audiobook - 2015
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Placing the West's failure to acknowledge the most successful slave revolt in history alongside denials of the Holocaust and the debates over the Alamo and Christopher Columbus, Michel-Rolph Trouillot offers a stunning meditation on how power operates in the making and recording of history. Presented here with a new foreword by renowned scholar Hazel V. Carby, Silencing the Past is an indispensable analysis of the silences in our historical narratives, of what is omitted and what is recorded, what is remembered and what is forgotten, and what these silences reveal about inequalities of power.
Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2015
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781494599690
1494599694
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 46 min.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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