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Author McAllister, Kirsten Emiko, 1963-

Title Terrain of memory : a Japanese Canadian memorial project / Kirsten Emiko McAllister
Published Vancouver : UBC Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 293 pages) : illustrations
Contents The drive to do research -- A necessary crisis -- Mapping the spaces of internment -- The chronotope of the (im)memorial -- Continuity and change between generations -- Making space for other memories in the historical landscape -- In memory of others -- Points of departure
Summary This book explores how Japanese Canadians living in an isolated mountainous valley in the province of British Columbia worked together to transform the village where they lived for over fifty years from a site of political violence into a space for remembrance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references pages 267-281) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre.
Collective memory -- British Columbia -- New Denver.
Japanese -- British Columbia -- New Denver -- History -- 20th century.
Japanese -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
Memorials -- British Columbia -- New Denver.
New Denver (B.C.) -- Ethnic relations.
New Denver (B.C.) -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0774817739 (electronic bk.)
0774852399 (electronic bk.)
9780774817738 (electronic bk.)
9780774852395 (electronic bk.)