May 28, 2022

Video: “The Ancient Alexandria Library Anew for the 21st Century”

The video of a presentation at the Library of Congress was recorded on July 24, 2019 and made available online earlier today.

A text transcript of the presentation is also available.

Heba El-Rafey director of public relations and international communications at the BA) discussed the Bibliotheca Alexandria and its emergence into the 21st Century.

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