Preserving the Old City of Damascus

October 3, 2017
5pm
Location
Blow Memorial Hall, Room 332
262 Richmond Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Faedah Totah bookcover
Faedah Totah bookcover
Please join us for Dr. Faedah M. Totah’s talk, “Preserving the Old City of Damascus?: Politics, Capital, and Urban Historic Sites.” She will discuss preservation and the city of Damascus before the war in Syria and today.
Dr. Totah has a Ph.D. in sociocultural anthropology from The University of Texas in Austin and is associate professor in the School of World Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University.