C12.36 Toponymy

Session: Geographical Aspects of Place Names: Names in Urban Space

Chairperson: Joan Tort Donada

Communicative names of cities and streets  

Cosimo Palagiano, Sapienza University of Rome


Using history to affirm geopolitics of memory of the Krak√≥w streetscape   

Danielle Drozdzewski, University of New South Wales


The politics of street names in Tainan, the oldest city of Taiwan

Wenchuan Huang, National Dong Hwa University


The new toponymic representation of urban space: The case of naming of metro-stations in Taiwan       

Peter Kang, Department of Taiwan and Regional Studies, National Dong Hwa University