New book published: “Gardens of Our Cities”

The volume ”Vrtovi našega grada: studije i zapisi o praksama urbanog vrtlarenja” (Gardens of Our City: studies and notes on the practices of urban gardening) (eds. T. Rubić and V. Gulin Zrnić) has been published/printed (in Croatian) in November 2016. It consists of a range of examples of urban gardening practices in Croatia (community gardens, city gardens, school and university gardens, therapeutic gardens, guerilla gardens, gardens in art practices etc.). It is written by academics, practitioners, activists and enthusiasts. The volume deals with new green transition and with the issues of civil engagement and sustainable city.

Publishers: Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research, Croatian Ethnological Association and Parkticipacija


The volume is also available online.


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  • Project is supported by Croatian Science Foundation
  • Project leading institution: Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research, Zagreb
  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology
  • Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Department of Geography