Invisible Moscow. The issue of a city as a visual discourse

Leonid Salmin


The article touches upon semiological aspects of the city visual representation, its historical and current cultural and semantic determinants. Through the example of Moscow, it studies the phenomenon of reproduction of the medieval image of an invisible city in the system of town-planning, social and political-symbolic practices.


city; visual discourse; Middle Ages; space; radial-circular plan; vertical; power; representation


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