Yugo-Nostalgia: Cultural Memory and Media in the Former Yugoslavia

  title={Yugo-Nostalgia: Cultural Memory and Media in the Former Yugoslavia},
  author={Zala Volcic},
  journal={Critical Studies in Media Communication},
  pages={21 - 38}
  • Zala Volcic
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology
  • Critical Studies in Media Communication
  • Media and other cultural practices are being mobilized in former-Yugoslav communities in an attempt to re-create a shared cultural memory. Yugo-nostalgia paradoxically harkens back to a shared cultural history, even as it provides the raw material for new forms of national identities that continue to divide the former-Yugoslav republics. 
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