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Prosthetic Memory and the New Civil Rights Cinema of the 21st Century

TransMissions: The Journal of Film and Media Studies 2018, vol.3, no. 1, pp. 78-88.     Patrycja Włodek Pedagogical University of Cracow     Prosthetic Memory and the New Civil Rights Cinema of the 21st Century   Abstract Memory studies are one of the most dynamically developing areas of the humanities. Although most scholars are […]

“Nostalgia for the future…” – prosthesis as a pop-cultural weapon?

TransMissions: The Journal of Film and Media Studies 2016, vol.1, no. 1, pp. 68-81 Marta Stańczyk Jagiellonian University “Nostalgia for the future…” – prosthesis as a pop-cultural weapon? Abstract Prostheses—especially those created by prosthetic limb designer Sophie de Oliveira Barata—are not treated as disempowering artefacts, but as a McLuhanian extension of man: a tool for […]