Faire parler les objets ? Entre affliction et kitsch, Nice après l’attentat du 14 juillet 2016
This article analyses the various practices of spontaneous memory immediately following the 07/14 terrorist attacks at Nice. Depicting memorial as well as anti-memorial sites, it highlights how the different groups concerned by the attacks react to and cope with acts of mass-violence through memorialization. What are the stakes? How have the various memorials evolved since July 14, 2016.
Key words: 07/14 terrorist attacks at Nice, children, consolation, memorials, objects, ritual.