Volume 9 | Issues 1 and 2 | Summer 2012
Why have archives become so central for our understanding of our historical moment and of ourselves as subjects of history? This double issue looks at archives as calls to action. Rather than stable repositories, archives are examined as acts and practices in transit that mobilize different media and are mobilized by them.
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The editors would like to thank the many artists, collections, archives, and publications that granted permission to reproduce their work in this issue; in particular: Profession (Modern Language Association), Smalle Axe (Duke University Press), the Charlotte Salomon Foundation, and Art Spiegelman (The Wylie Argency LLC and Pantheon Books, a division of Random House).
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