After The Bombs, Pop-Up Landmarks Of Consolation And Solidarity | Cognoscenti

After The Bombs, Pop-Up Landmarks Of Consolation And Solidarity | Cognoscenti.

 

A reflective post about “pop-up” memorials– which we’ll be talking about in class soon.

 

“Pop-up memorials owe their meaning and their random beauty to the efforts of a community of neighbors — and strangers. They express the emotional connection and commitment that comes with being a citizen — of Boston, the USA, the human race. They affirm the consolation of solidarity. All are welcome.?

 

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