Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia

9781439909188: Hardback
Release Date: 17th May 2013

9781439909195: Paperback
Release Date: 27th August 2016

Dimensions: 152 x 229

Number of Pages: 216

Series Global Youth

Temple University Press

Young Men, Time, and Boredom in the Republic of Georgia

Hardback / £62.00
Paperback / £23.99

 Acknowledgments

Prologue
1   Overview
SECTION I.  “IN A QUIET SWAMP, THERE ARE DEVILS WANDERING”: RUINS AND GHOSTS IN BATUMI
Introduction
2   Walking a Ruined City
3   Devils and Brotherhoods
Conclusion: A Period Made Past
SECTION II.  DAILY INTO THE BLUE? YOUNG LIVES BETWEEN LONGING AND ENGAGEMENT
Introduction
4   The White Georgian
5   A Tale of Two Artists
Conclusion: “Because of” or “In Order  To”?
SECTION III.  THE FUTURE HAUNTING THE PRESENT
Introduction
6   Subjunctive Moods  and Imperative Reminders
7   Subjunctive Materialities
Conclusion: Horizons in Motion
SECTION IV.  APPARITIONS
Introduction
8   Social Afterlives and the Creation of Temporal Margins
Epilogue
References
Index

Martin Demant Frederiksen is External Lecturer in Anthropology at the Institute of Culture and Society, Aarhus University.