The effects of the mediation of history

This set of research endeavors to describe and understand appropriations of the past by socially differentiated audiences, as much prior as following the implementation of heritage policies, commemorative actions, gestures of mediating history:  investigations on the ordinary relationship to the past, prior, investigations on receptions, appropriations, uses, following. Special attention is paid to the effects of appropriation specific to each system of mediation: exhibitions, digital portals, historical simulation, commemorative sites, etc.