Course for administration and recovery of bibliographic assets in Palermo
The Human Library. Books are men. An ambitious and at the same time necessary project, the one promoted by the Association for the Conservation of Popular Traditions in Palermo in collaboration with Alab – Association of Artisans Artists and with the support of numerous organizations and local bodies.
Funded by the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities – Directorate-General for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Peripheries – Urban Future Culture Plan "Neighborhood home library" – the project aims to bring together men and words, micro-stories and macro-stories. The goal is to get the words out of the libraries to be shared and handed down and, at the same time, to bring the community back to the libraries to make them live and enhance them.
There are two main places around which the different and multifaceted initiatives of the project develop: the "Giuseppe Leggio" library and the biblio-documentary pole on the Sicilian traditions of Palazzo Tarallo: cultural, institutional …
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