The archaeological walk and the role of Maria Pasolini

On 11 February 2021, at 6.30 pm, the conference by Maria Grazia Turco of the University of Rome La Sapienza will be held remotely, dedicated to "The archaeological walk and the role of Maria Pasolini". The intervention analyzes the complex events of the construction of the Archaeological Walk when, with the proclamation of the Unification of Italy, a heated debate on the conservation and enhancement of the ancient testimonies of the capital begins.

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The contemporary city and its forms. Ideas for a reflection on Rome

A multi-voiced meeting between different disciplines - from history to anthropology, from urban planning to art history - in a comparison of methods and sources for a reflection on the past also aimed at an interaction with the dynamics underway in urban realities. The starting point will be the studies collected in the book Telling, reading and imagining the contemporary city. Raconter, lire et imaginer la ville contemporaine, edited by A. Bertoni and L. Piccioni (Leo S. Olschki Editore, Florence 2018).

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