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Archnet Content Manager to deliver the first AKPIA lecture of the fall

Train stations in Tangier in the early 20th and 21st centuries

Archnet Content Manager, Michael Toler, will be giving the first lecture of the Fall 2020 AKPIA@MIT Lecture Series on Monday, September 21, 6 PM (Eastern). His presentation, “Tangier at the Crossroads: Memories of Cosmopolitanism and Dreams of Technological Modernity,” looks at the urban development of Tangier, Morocco at two key periods in the history of the city, the early 20th century when it was designated an International Zone, and at the beginning of the 21st century when the city once again started a major expansion.

The presentation considers the causes behind these transformative periods and the impacts.

Read the abstract and register on the AKPIA@MIT Events Page


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