Katja Hrobat Virloget & Nevena Skrbić Alempijević

Ethnographies of Silence: Introductory Notes

Katja Hrobat Virloget

“Better be quiet”: Silence in Memories of the “Istrian Exodus,” National Heroes and Beliefs

Marion Hamm & Janine Schemmer

Silenced Memories and Practices of Un-Silencing: Mobilities in a Dynamic Alpine Border Landscape

Michele Bianchi

“Nothing Much Has Happened Here”: Memory, Denial, and Identity Among Postwar Youth in Republika Srpska

Marijana Belaj

The Dissonant Heritage of the Blessed Alojzije Stepinac: The Case of the Silencing of a Religious Tourist Route

Amy E. Skillman

Our Voices: Navigating the Silences in Refugee and Immigrant Women’s Narratives

Thomas A. McKean

The Sound of Silence—Dementia, Language Loss, and Being Heard

Cristina Sánchez-Carretero

Response: Seven Strands of Silencing

Michèle Baussant

Response: To Not Forget and to Not Remember: The Blurred Faces of Silence

Johana Wyss

Response: Silence and its Many Forms: A Reflective Response

About Cultural Analysis

Cultural Analysis is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to investigating expressive and everyday culture. The journal features analytical research articles, but also includes notes, reviews, and cross-disciplinary responses.

Established in 2000 in the Berkeley Folklore Archives, Cultural Analysis has published over 18 volumes and hosts a global editorial board and collective.

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  • Cultural Analysis is global in scope, with an international editorial board.

  • Cultural Analysis is global in scope, with an international editorial board.


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Cultural Analysis encourages submissions from a variety of theoretical standpoints and from different disciplines, including, but not limited to, anthropology, cultural studies, folklore, media studies, popular culture, psychology, and sociology.

Authors should submit research articles of approximately 20-30 pages in length, in accordance with the Chicago Manual of Style, 16th Edition (B), and include an abstract of 100 words and a "Works Cited" section. Authors must provide either an electronic or a paper copy of their article. Microsoft Word (version 2002 or later) is the preferred format for all electronic copies. Electronic copies may be submitted on a CD/DVD-ROM or sent as e-mail attachments to caforum1@gmail.com.

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