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Jolyon Leslie on the reconstuction of Kabul

January 28, 2008 — by

NAI Rotterdam, 6 February 20:00 hrs

Architect Jolyon Leslie manages the historic cities programme of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture in Afghanistan. He has been working in Afghanistan since 1989.

Ole Bouman, director of the NAi, Archis and Partizan Publik started the conversation with him and a variety of Afghan stakeholders in the field of architecture and culture during the archis rsvp event in Kabul in October 2007.

Since then ideas for research programmes and interventions are being exchanged between the Netherlands and Kabul. Join the debate on possibilities, constraints and chances for Kabul by inscribing at www.nai.nl/register

Jolyon Leslie will lecture on cultural heritage at the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam on February 7th, invited by the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development