A New Book on the Affective Dimension of the City

Focused on the contemporary city, the book “The affective city. Spaces, Atmospheres and Practices in Changing Urban Territories“, edited by Stefano Catucci and Federico De Matteis, analyses from an interdisciplinary perspective the practices atmospheres and feelings that are responsible of the emergence, transformation and disappearance of urban life. In particular, this book explores the connection and the mutual shaping between the space of collective life and the feelings this engenders.