The Genius of Place

Outline of an Aesthetic Topology

Jens Badura

Genius loci is a phenomenon likewise popular and contested. The talk will present an outline that allows to explore the concept of a “genius of place” and contextualize it within the current debate on new understandings of the relation between humans and nature.

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Jens Badura is a philosopher. His research focusses on transdisciplinary cultural theory and aesthetics. Amongst others he is currently Senior Fellow at the “Institute Cultures of the Alps” (Altdorf/University of Lucerne). Furthermore he runs the berg_kulturbüro in Berchtesgaden/D.