Panel 3: Industrial Nostalgia

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Nostalgia cannot only be found in politics, but in late twentieth century Europe became a mode to look back towards the industrial past. This was the topic of the third panel. It started with JÖRG ARNOLD's paper on "The Future that Never Came: De-Industrialisation, Nostalgia and the Politics of Temporality". Arnold examined the decade before the miner's strike of 1984/85 when a renaissance of the British coal industry seemed just about to be possible. These hopes, however, were quickly crushe...

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