SEPADPOD with Hiba Bou Akar

18th Aug 2019 by Dr. Simon Mabon

On this episode of SEPADPod Simon speaks with Hiba Bou Akar, Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation at Columbia University. Hiba is the author of For the War Yet to Come: Planning Beirut's Frontiers (2018) and has also worked as an architect and urban planner in Beirut. On this episode, Simon and Hiba speak about space, urban planning, sectarian geographies, and the possibility of circumventing sectarian identities. A thought provoking and fascinating listen and one that has a degree of optimism towards the end!

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