World Nomads Lebanon: Public Space -- Memory, Boundary, Catastrophe

 
Organization French Institute Alliance Française
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Single tickets $15 for FIAF members, $20 for non-members.

3-event series tickets $30 for FIAF members, $40 for non-members.

Address 22 East 60th Street, New York, NY, United States
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Website http://fiaf.org/events/spring2010/2010-05-world-nomads-lebanon.shtml
Start May 13, 2010
End May 13, 2010
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FIAF welcomes Roldolphe el-Khoury, Canada Research Chair in Architecture and Urban Design at the University of Toronto; Hashim Sarkis, the Aga Khan Professor of Landscape Architecture and Urbanism in Muslim Societies and the Director of the Aga Khan Program at Harvard University Graduate School of Design; and architects Makram el Kadi and Ziad Jamaleddine of the New York City-based design collective L.E.FT.

Panelists will address questions of memory and urban trauma as they relate to divisions in the city and diminishing conditions for public space in Beirut.

In English.

Architecture series includes:
Bernard Khoury Thursday, May 6 at 7pm
Public Space Thursday, May 13 at 7pm
Modern Architecture in Beirut Thursday, May 20 at 7pm

Single tickets $15 for FIAF members, $20 for non-members.

3-event series tickets $30 for FIAF members, $40 for non-members.

 

World Nomads, FIAF’s annual exploration of transculturalism in the 21st century, is intended as a forum for dialogue between cultures. It returns this May for its third edition to focus on Lebanon, a country whose rich heritage has long captivated imaginations around the world.

For tickets and a complete listing of the series’ events, please visit:

http://www.fiaf.org/events/spring2010/2010-05-world-nomads-lebanon.shtml


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