This article analyses the shifting meanings of tourism at WWI sites by studying the example of the province of Trento in the Italian Alps.
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Museum gamification is often confined to a patina of fresh paint to renew canonical public engagement practices.
When in 2016 Battlefield 1 was released, many voices in Italy asked to recall the game, partially set on the Italian front during WW1
Talking about divisive memories means touching the core of the contemporary society, which is also reflected in historical video games.
Many visitors, when they see the ruins of ancient Rome, feel admiration for its past greatness, but also grief over the present devastation.
Abstract: Tuscany’s hills are the quintessential example of an Italian landscape in which humans, nature and history combine in the best possible way. In this context, the beautiful countryside of… Read More ›
This article reflects on the conceptualization of history embedded in museum exhibitions and discusses competing ideas of history conveyed…