New International Journal lauched - Cities of Memory: International Journal on Culture and Heritage at Risk

The new journal - Cities of Memory: International Journal on Culture and Heritage at Risk will explore the studies and research currently being conducted in the field of preservation of cultural heritage at risk.

Published by well known Italian publishers EDIFIR (known for producing publications on restoration works by the Opificio delle Pietre Dure), the journal will consist of three issues each year, plus one special issue produced by guest editors.

As editor in chief to be, Giuseppe Maino, states, today the cultural heritage of many countries undergoes serious risks because of neglect, environmental pollution, natural disasters and acts of war or terrorism. This international journal will be the first to deal specifically with cultural and natural heritage in danger.

Further information to follow.

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