May 19 2020

“Memory of a Homeland” initiative sheds light on prominent Syrian intellectuals

Damascus, SANA_ Damascus Culture Directorate recently launched the “Memory of a Homeland” initiative aimed at screening documentaries about prominent Syrian intellectuals, poets, artists, novelists, researchers and fine artists via social media to highlight their intellectual creativity and works through the social media. “The global coronavirus pandemic, which has killed many people, has necessitated that the peoples of the world take certain measures to prevent more infections with the virus,” Director of Damascus Culture Directorate Wasim al-Mbayyed told SANA, adding “This situation urged the cultural institutions in Syria to continue their enlightenment role through social media despite these measures that prevent …