In the fifth issuewith social geographer from CISR Irina Shirobokova we discuss what pshychogeography is about and how to explore a city with help of your body. We are learning how to lounge around a city with meaning: to disorient yourself in space and to walk through Wrotslaw with map of Sidney.
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