Baghdad: Cradle of Culture and Civilization, 1013-2013

Conference Co-Organized by the
Iraqi Cultural Center (ICC)
The American Academic Research Institute in Iraq (TAARII)
Washington, DC
November 15-16, 2013

Conference Program

The conference recognizes the designation of Baghdad as the Arab Capital of Culture for 2013. It includes Baghdad in 1013, for historical perspective. The first day of the conference will explore the politics and society of medieval and modern Baghdad. The second day will be devoted to the intellectual and cultural life in the city in the two time periods.