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Memories of a city

Edited book
Authors Jonathan Westin
Ingrid Martins Holmberg
ISBN 978-91-88101-03-7
Publisher University of Gothenburg
Place of publication Göteborg
Publication year 2017
Published at Department of Conservation
Language en
Links https://gup.ub.gu.se/file/206873
Keywords Representation, city, multi-sensory, performance, memory
Subject categories Design, Architecture, Art History, Studies on Film, Visual Arts

Abstract

Presented at the international conference Challenge the past / diversify the future, the contributions collected herein deal with ways of challenging accepted historical representations of the City by offering modes of recollection and perspectives that capture both multi-sensory and multi-layered aspects of urban context. As such, they offer new empirically grounded research on the experiences of the inhabitants, both past and present, whether individually or as a collective. With a focus on the city as a space that is performed by a host of actants reaching across time through both materiality and memory, the authors critically address modes through which visual, audible, and multi-sensory representations can challenge, diversify or uproot conventions of urban representation. Four projects. Four takes on making representations of a city.

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