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Publication - Dr Mark Allinson

    Life in the Army: Reported, Represented, Remembered


    Allinson, M, 2013, ‘Life in the Army: Reported, Represented, Remembered’. in: Debbie Pinfold, Anna Saunders (eds) Remembering and rethinking the GDR: Multiple perspectives and plural authenticities. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 229


    The chapter discusses the place which military service has taken in the memory culture of the GDR, considering memoirs, films and museums, and concludes that the broad consensus about the experience of military service has led to the military being largely absent as a contentious topic in the GDR memory landscape.

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