E-book: “Gardens of our City”

New e-book “Gardens of our City: notes and studies on the practices of urban gardening” is issued on the project’s web page!

Editors: Tihana Rubić and Valentina Gulin Zrnić

 

Urban gardening is part of the global movement that advocates the growth of food in cities, construction of local communties, empowering of civil participation in decision-making processes and sustainable city. The book is a collection of notes, analitical studies, esseys and photografies on urban gardening written by researchers, civil activists and urban gardeners. Contributions mostly focus on Zagreb, but also on urbang gardening in Varaždin, Rijeka, Maribor and Havana.

 

Authors: Ozren Biti, Marina Blagaić, Marina Butorac,  Marin Cvitanović, Sandra Dobrić, Josip Dujmović, Marta Gregorčič, Valentina Gulin Zrnić, Goran Hanžek, Renata Jambrešić Kirin, Sven Janovski, Antonija Komazlić, Sonja Leboš, Aleksandar Lukić, Tonka Maleković, Suzana Marjanić, Miranda Novak, Olga Orlić, Dražena Pavlović Lučić, Vanja Radovanović, Tihana Rubić, Lana Slavuj Borčić, Igor Toš, Zrnka Trajkov

The book was launched  on September 24, 2015 n the public library Bogdan Ogrizović,  Zagreb and it was presented by dr.sc. Melanija Belaj and dr.sc. Dražen Šimleša as well as by editors.

 

Publishers: Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research, Croatian Ethnological Society, Parkticipacija

  • Project is supported by Croatian Science Foundation

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  • Project leading institution: Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research, Zagreb

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  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology

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  • Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Department of Geography

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