Hasankeyf Talk

Hasankeyf Talk with John Crofoot

TACAM was pleased to present Mr. John Crofoot to present the history and latest developments surrounding the ancient city Hasankeyf. The title of his talk was “Sharing the majesty of the city and its surroundings for future generations.”

The Zoom event took place on Sunday, September 13th at 11:00 am with the attendance of over 40 viewers along with hundreds who watched it on facebook.

Mr. Crofoot talked about “history” of Hasankeyf, the long view — 12,000 years (with special attention, of course to the 4th to 16th centuries), summarize dbriefly the 20-year history of the campaign to save Hasankeyf. He provided information to convey the majesty of the site and its history, and pointed out the losses as well as mistakes made in the preservation efforts.

Entire talk can be reviewed here.

Sunday, September 13, 2020
11:00 am
via Zoom

Hasankeyf Talk with John Crofoot