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Dina El Mazzahi

Architect/ urban researcher
Shaboury & Associates
Participates in 1 Session

Dina Elmazzahi is an architect and urban researcher; her research interest lies in addressing the diverse practices of heritage preservation and development. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Architecture at Alexandria university. Afterwards, she received a double degree of M.Sc. in Urban heritage, Brandenburg Technical University and Alexandria University. She has authored publications in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings and participated in heritage promotion activities. Furthermore, she participated in the "Architectural Guide Alexandria" project, managed by DOM publishers. Her work experience at Shaboury museums consultancy extended from interpreting museum content to preparing detailed drawings and deliverable documents. Furthermore, she joined projects with different heritage contexts and urban challenges, such as the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Al-Nouri complex in Mosul and the adaptive reuse and community engagement project around Takiyyat al-Gulshani in Historic Cairo. Lastly, she recently joined TICCIH as a member.

Sessions in which Dina El Mazzahi participates

Monday 29 August, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Sessions in which Dina El Mazzahi attends

Sunday 28 August, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | 2 hours

Wednesday 31 August, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes

In this lecture, I would like to talk about deindustrialised communities, heritage and memory in the context of right-wing populism. Drawing on studies of memory and heritage, I argue that right-wing populists have cornered the market on talking about the past of deindustrialised communities. They have successfully misrepresented this rich and complex history to fuel rage, resentment, fear and reactionary nostalgia. Indeed, ‘the past’, and in particular the industr...

Friday 2 September, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
7:00 AM
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM | 1 hour 30 minutes

Walkers will meet at the entrance (there is only one) of Lionel Groulx Metro and from there walk along the canal to the St-Gabriel Locks. This was once the most heavily industrialized area in Canada. It is now a zone of affluence between the hardscrabble, but now gentrifying, Point Saint-Charles, historically Irish and French, and Little Burgundy, one of Montreal's first multi-racial neighbourhoods. Several former factories were converted into condominiums in the...

Saturday 3 September, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
2:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM | 2 hours

Uncover the vestiges of the Canadian Pacifie Railway tracks and the former Angus Shops, which played integral raies in the industrial and residential development of Rosemont. This tour wi/1 give you insight into the industrial past of the neighbourhood and its new life bath as a place to live and to work.A tour designed and guided by Heritage Montreal. Departure at the corner of Rachel and Dézéry streets, 10 minutes walk from Prefontaine metro station

Gracia Dorel-Ferré

Keynote speaker
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