The journal Angulo
Recto is edited by the Research Group "The
adventure of travelling and its writings. Travel books in the romance
world" (validated by the Complutense University as UCM group 930423),
which is currently developing the R+D project "Travelling through the
city: urban models in travel books and their aesthetic and literary projection"
Angulo Recto is a journal of studies about the city, which offers
free and on line, a half-yearly issue, that will be published every year
in June and in December and that will contain one single topic.
The journal contains works treating the topic of the city, seen from different
fields, such as architecture, anthropology, human geogaphy, history, literature,
philosophy, sociology, psychology, sciences of comunication, fine arts
or history of art, in order to provide an image of the city as a plural,
intercomunicative and intercultural space, considered from an interdisciplinary
point of view.
In these studies, the aspects related to Humanities, literature and arts
will prevail; the principles and prospectives of the above-mentioned research
group will be respected.
The contents of Angulo Recto are divided into six sections:
Calle Mayor (High Street): Theoretical articles related to the
Tepic of the city, analised from an interdisciplinary prospective. A maximum
of six articles will be published in every issue, trying that they treat
the topic of urban space from different fields of study.
Escaparate (Showcase): Reviews of artistic, scientific and literary
works, related to the urban space.
Plaza publica (Main Square): Varia, short articles, essays on the
topic of the city that will be specialized on one topic.
Pasaje (Gallery): Literary texts, translations or reissues of old
texts, recovering of difficult finding texts or original works in any
format: text, photography, paintings, music, cinema.
Almacen (Warehouse): Bibliography, selection of scientific or creation
works on the topic of the city, such as texts, cinema, paintings, photographs...
This section will be open to the readers'contributions. The bibliography
will be divided into creation works and scientific works.
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