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Book Launch: ‘Lições de Luanda’ (Lessons from Luanda)

Book Launch: ‘Lições de Luanda’ (Lessons from Luanda)

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Architecture at Queens are happy to announce the official book launch of a collaborative publication with colleagues from Universidade Agostinho Neto (UAN) Angola. Entitled ‘Lições de Luanda’ (Lessons from Luanda) the book features design lessons and ideas to improve the city following fieldwork in Luanda’s ‘musseques’ (informal housing settlements) conducted by architecture staff and students from UAN, the Universidade Metropolitana and staff from Queen’s University Belfast (including Senior Lecturer in Architecture Keith McAllister) in September 2019.

Launched on 11th November 2020, (Angolan Independence Day) the book has already been requested by and distributed to Universities, Libraries and local authorities throughout Angola.

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student participants

Book launch Angola

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Book launch Angola

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Book launch Angola

Book launch – Angolan style!


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