CANCELLED Guest lecture: How does the symbolic space of the city change during different ages and what is the process associated with it?

The guest lecture with Polina Verbytska that was scheduled on 26 November, is postponed due to illness. New date and time will be announced later on.

The city is an important and interesting object of studying social and cultural changes in Ukraine.

The purpose of the lecture, based on the theoretical and methodological provisions of social and environmental psychology, urban semiotics, communication theory and the concept of collective memory, is to analyze how different ideologies and political powers create, change and affect the physical and symbolic image of the city.

The lecture takes place via Zoom: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/64738086826

Prof. Polina Verbytska is a lecturer at the Department of History, Museology and Cultural Heritage at Lviv Polytechnic National University in Ukraine.

She is a member and expert of a number of international networks (Council of Europe, EUROCLIO, George Eckert Institute, ICOM, International Society for History Didactics).
Her fields of research include historical memory, cultural heritage and civic education.