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Connected To Ancient Iraq: New Discoveries

Talk: Community Reconciliation in Post-War Mosul's Old Town

Saturday 11 June, 12noon & 1.15pm
University of Nottingham Museum

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This event, which was due to take place on Saturday 28 May, has been postponed until Saturday 11 June due to last-minute changes in the speaker’s availability that are beyond his or our control. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Free, advance booking required

Join Yousif Al-Daffaie, PhD Researcher at Nottingham Trent University for a talk about his research and film, Community Reconciliation in Post-War Mosul's Old Town.

Produced as part of a video competition hosted by WHIPIC (the International Centre for the Interpretation and presentation of World Heritage sites under the auspices of UNESCO), as an illustration of analysis from a PhD project entitled “The (Re)inscription of Memory: The Informal Practices, Spatial Memory and Local Narratives in the Post-War Recovery of Mosul's Old Town”. 

Image credit: Mosul Old City in February 2018 © UNESCO

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