Regarding Manneken Pis

Regarding Manneken Pis : Culture, Celebration and Conflict in Brussels

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Description

This book examines how the 'Manneken Pis' statue has come to symbolize the Brussels city and focuses on the multiplicity of interpretations to which the statue has been subjected. It explores that celebratory uses of the statue and ones which articulate the conflicts in society are related.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 156 pages
  • 174 x 246 x 12.7mm | 499g
  • Legenda
  • Leeds, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1909662305
  • 9781909662308
  • 3,587,797

Table of contents

Introduction 1. Telling Stories 2. Locating Manneken Pis 3. Ceremony and Celebration 4. Contested Images 5. Afterword
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About Catherine Emerson

Catherine Emerson
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