SOAS University of London

Department of Anthropology and Sociology

Down to Earth: issues in the retention of vernacular architectural traditions

Paul Oliver (Oxford Brookes)

Date: 2 March 2010Time: 6:30 PM

Finishes: 2 March 2010Time: 8:00 PM

Venue: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), 66 Portland Place, London W1B 1AD

Type of Event: Lecture

Paul Oliver, distinguished Professor of vernacular architecture (Oxford Brookes), launches this lecture series on The Art of Mud Building, with a special focus on the extraordinary buildings of Djenné.

Followed by reception with live kora music by Kadialy Kouyate.

Tickets £8/£5. 
Advance booking essential.

Organiser: Dr. Trevor Marchand