Issue No 5

Histories – An Everyday Practice

Palimpsest, Intermemories, (In-)Visibilities, Future Memories, Witnesses, Her*story, and New Mythology

We often go to history to make sense of what we see around us, building on our historical knowledge and consciousness, to be able to explain and to deal with the contingencies of political and cultural life. But what happens to our understanding of history when our everyday life clearly points towards histories we are only beginning to now sense?