Lecture

Date: 
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 18:00 to 20:00
Location: 
The British Academy

Mike Laird on Mudhifs in the Marshes: Preserving Cultural Identity

The film-maker and travel-writer Mike Laird talked on the mudhifs of southern Iraq, both their history and construction, and his planned BISI-funded project to build one of these traditional reed houses with the local community in the marshes of Chabaish, between Qurnah and Nasiriyah.
 
 

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