"Britain's culture is defined by a violent contact with foreign peoples"
"A fundamental problem with oral testimony:that it is not"the voice of the past" but rather the way in which people, influenced by their own histories, by how they imagine the world and how the incidents described have been discussed publicly,structure their memories of the past"
"Truth exists only as a product of historical becoming"
"We relive or revive our childhoods to make them sweeter"
"the eternal recurrence of the same"
"where ever you are is called here"
"the new regime knows how to protect itself from everything but its own stupidity and brutality"
"Visual symbolism is taking over the role of language"
"It was during the 80s that people started to conceive of their identities through what they consume"