Tag: Lebanon

Archaeology in Times of Crisis: Exploring Lebanon’s Ancient Past amid Modern Challenges

“The temples are for everyone, but [they’re] in our blood and soul. We love [the temple complex], but we’re not encouraged to enter it or be a part of it”. These emotive words uttered by Mazen Mazloum, a local from Baalbek, poignantly describe the existing disconnect between archaeological sites and citizens in Lebanon. Approaches towards […]