TITLE

Walk Like an Egyptian

AUTHOR(S)
Drake, Cathryn
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/7/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Aga Khan Development Network's (AKDN) Historic Cities project being undertaken in Egypt. Restoration work being conducted by residents of Darb al-Ahmar who are trained specifically to do so is described. Such training is upheld as a means of social regeneration and a way of ensuring maintenance of monuments from the Fatamid and Ottoman eras.
ACCESSION #
57984953

 

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