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Session Sponsored by the Italian Art Society (IAS)
Renaissance Society of America (RSA) 2019 Conference (Toronto, 17–19 March)
Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis, Bayt Farhi and the Sephardic Palaces of Ottoman Damascus in the Late 18th and 19th Centuries
Introducing a new concept of urban space, Cities and Metaphors encourages a theoretical realignment of how the city is experienced, thought and discussed.