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Event: NARRATIVE TRAILS: Designing [for] the Pelion routes

The trail to Makrinitsa … and other tales

Thursday, June 7, 2018 |18.00 & 21.00

Outdoor amphitheater, School of Engineering, University of Thessaly, Pedion Areos


Virtual tour of a series of thematic routes across the Pelion hiking trail Aidonofolies-Koukourava-Makrinitsa-Stagiates-Aidonofolies by means of texts, images and interactive small-scale constructions.

  • 18.00-21.00: Educational activity in the form of a floor game _ in the framework of the panhellenic campaign Green Cultural Routes of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports
  • 21.00-23.00: Narrative presentation of the thematic routes _ in the framework of the elective course Narrative Trails of the Department of Architecture of the University of Thessaly


By means of narrative mapping, the proposals intend to highlight the elements of the natural and man-made environment by unfolding the cultural identity of the Pelion area (folk tradition, culture, mythology, oral history, …).

The event is taking place in the context of the pilot project Narrative Trails: Designing [for] the Pelion routes that is held by the Building Structures Research Unit | ma[K]e of the Department of Architecture in the framework of a multi-disciplinary collaboration within the University of Thessaly.


Academic coordinator: Vrontissi Maria, Ass. Professor

Collaborators: Margoni Sofia, Marou Thalia

Participants: Chlorou Christina, Diamantouli Eleni, Dimitriou Georgia, Fatourou-Sipsi Anna, Ioannou Alexis, Karagianni Maria, Konstantinidi-Manesi Marena, Kyriakou Elena, Lioka Stella, Makanika Soumela, Mousias Tziovanni, Nestora Marina, Papadouraki Eva, Pappa Myrto, Pasidou Evi, Petridou Eleni, Psilioti-Dourmousi Antonia, Samanidis Savvas, Sevastou Roxanni, Sianou Theodora, Vrouza Evi, Xenodochidis Efangelos                             


In collaboration with:

Laboratory of Ecosystems Management & Biodiversity (Department of Agriculture Crop Production and Rural Environment U.Th.), Laboratory of Social Anthropology (Department of History, Archaeology & Social Anthropology U.Th.), Laboratory of Science & Technology (Department of Early Childhood Education U.Th.), Infrastructure, Technology Policy & Development Laboratory (Department of Planning & Regional Development U.Th.)