Investigate responses to the concept of place. Trace meaning to notions of identity and belonging. Find out that places can be physically, symbolically or culturally defined. Explore these theoretical concepts with an eye on global narratives.
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The study of senses of place interrogates our understandings of identity, of home, of belonging and of not belonging. Places, our daily places, the places of our memories or our imaginings, are imbued with cultural, symbolic, collective and individual meanings, they are where we make and unmake community, they are the spaces within which we imagine, make and live our lives.
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