Grainge, P., ‘Monochrome Memories: Nostalgia and Style in 1990s America’
PhD thesis completed, [date]. Nottingham University.
The thesis has two main objectives: to theorize nostalgia as a mode, a cultural style that has become divorced from a necessary concept of loss or longing, and to consider (visual) modes of nostalgia in mass cultural production during the 1990s.
- Monochrome Memories: Nostalgia and Style in 1990s America, 2002
- Memory and Popular Film (Inside Popular Film), 2003
Mass Communications Academic, @MMUBS. British Home Front Propaganda posters as researched for a PhD completed 2004. In 1997, unwittingly wrote the first history of the Keep Calm and Carry On poster, which she now follows with interest.