Building History in Post-War Lebanon

Fellows Fall 2010

By Ruthie Ackerman

June 23, 2011

Ruthie Ackerman reported from Lebonon as a 2010 IRP Fellow.

In this video, Ackerman discusses the movement to protect architecture and historical landmarks in Lebanon, especially in the city center of Beirut. The movement, she says, is largely taking place among young people via social media.

Video by Charlotte Buchen & Melody Wilson.