Postcolonial remembering in Taiwan: 228 and transitional justice as “The end of fear”

  title={Postcolonial remembering in Taiwan: 228 and transitional justice as “The end of fear”},
  author={Stephen John Hartnett and Patrick Shaou-Whea Dodge and Lisa B. Ker{\"a}nen},
  journal={Journal of International and Intercultural Communication},
  pages={238 - 256}
ABSTRACT This essay examines the contested dynamics of postcolonial remembering in Taiwan. Focusing on the long-suppressed 228 massacre in particular and the White Terror period in general, we bring Taiwan’s postcolonial remembering into international and intercultural communication studies by analyzing two contemporary sites: Taipei’s 228 Memorial Museum and the Cihu Memorial Sculpture Park. As our case studies demonstrate, Taiwan’s postcolonial remembering offers unique indications of how… 
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