Monuments commemorate past events and historical figures that are important for the nation’s future – but while doing so, they promote dominant interpretations of the […]
Federico Bellentani earned his PhD from Cardiff University. His research analyses the effects of monuments on social memory and urban identity, using Estonia as a case study. He lived in Estonia to conduct his fieldwork. In 2020, he will publish in his first book on Estonian monuments. Today, he is a vice president of the International Association of Semiotics of Space and a marketing specialist at Injenia, Google Cloud partner in Bologna, Italy.