Culture & Heritage

Culture & Heritage

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Beirut activists are fighting hard to preserve two of the city's key heritage sites and you can support them by attending a series of...

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In the shadow of the towers of new Beirut, the ruins of ancient Beirut have literally been dismembered and piled up at the edge...

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Guest post by Dima Karam Amid a maze of pulsing lights, grayscale buildings are wedged together against the blackness of night. In this disconsolate city...

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  A number of images are appearing on social media today documenting the demolition of one of Lebanon's first major factories and reportedly the oldest...

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Following our last post about the vast ruins site uncovered near the "Beirut Digital District" construction site, a reader got in touch and sent...

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Two years ago the Governor of Beirut issued an order to stop demolition of this historically listed Art Deco building in Gemmayze, and shared...

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A wide range of ancient structures have been uncovered in downtown Beirut that may provide important clues to the city's millennia-old history.  The archaeological...

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With environmental disasters and public service dysfunction everywhere you look, there's never been a better time to investigate Lebanon and a greater need for...

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Two years ago I posted about the near completion of construction work at Lebanon's National Library. This week, I got a look inside for...

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The oldest known scale beam was recently found near Kfaraabida in North Lebanon and is now on display this week at the American University...