Whilst the media publishes images of public monuments being defaced, damaged or destroyed, Hassans’ Partner, author and history enthusiast, Nigel Feetham QC, tell us why he feels we should face the future with confidence without feeling threatened by the inequities of the past, and learn from the lessons that history teaches us so we will not repeat the same mistakes again. His article focuses on The Alhambra palace and Córdoba mosque (now cathedral) - UNESCO World Heritage Sites and among the most visited tourist places in Spain.
Confidence and Civilisation: monumental questions
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Our long history of conflict informs us that destroying monuments of the past has been the norm. There have been notable exceptions. The beautiful #Islamic palace of #Alhambra and magnificent mosque at #Córdoba stand as testimony to this. Read latest art. https://t.co/uknlG8ymb4— Nigel Feetham QC (@NigelMFeetham) June 22, 2020