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Via Tiburtina. Space, Movement & Artefacts in the Urban Landscape
How can cities integrate historic layers into their urban development? How can tangible and intangible heritages be read, interpreted and utilised in a sustainable city and landscape development? What significance could an ancient road have in this context? These are the overall questions in this book. It contains a number of different approaches to the interaction between the ancient road Via Tiburtina and the surrounding urban landscape east of Rome towards Tivoli, a rich palimpsest of distinguishable interrelated layers created over at least three millennia. One hypothesis being explored is that structures like Via Tiburtina still can determine the morphology of the urban landscape. Settlements, buildings, space, movement and cultural artefacts have therefore come into focus in investigating whether broken connections could be re-established, and thus creating a dialogue between Rome’s earlier epochs and the future.
Hans Bjur & Barbro Santillo Frizell | Ways to urban landscape archaeology
Hans Bjur | That’s the way it is
Barbro Santillo Frizell | Changing pastures
Simon Malmberg | Navigating the urban Via Tiburtina
Olof Brandt | Movement between Rome and the sanctuary of San Lorenzo
Kristina Hellerström | Ways of experience
Space and artefacts
Simon Malmberg & Hans Bjur | The suburb as centre
Håkan Hökerberg | From Agro Romano to an industrial zone
Börje Magnusson | Visible and invisible along Via Tiburtina
Allan Klynne | Where have all the ruins gone?
Mir Azimzadeh & Hans Bjur | Discovering space as cultural heritage
Managing cultural heritage
Katri Lisitzin | A landscape in transformation
Kristina Hellerström, Allan Klynne & Håkan Hökerberg | Heritage on the road. A dead end or a way out
Barbro Santillo Frizell & Jonathan Westin | Displaying Via Tecta. Visualisation and communication
Barbro Santillo Frizell & Hans Bjur | Ways out
Hans Bjur & Barbro Santillo Frizell (eds.), Via Tiburtina. Space, Movement & Artefacts in the Urban Landscape (Skrifter utgivna av Svenska Institutet i Rom, 4°, 60), Stockholm 2009. ISSN: 0081-993X. ISBN: 978-91-7042-177-8. Hardcover: 240 pages.