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Rebuilding Antakya

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4 July 2024

Episode 664

30 minutes


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We assess the future of the Turkish city of Antakya and delve into the proposed master plan that aims to rebuild the city following the catastrophic earthquakes that struck in February 2023.   

4 July 2024

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Chapter 1

6 minutes


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Chapter 1

Antakya’s history of rebuilding

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Suna Cagaptay discusses the history of Antakya and what it can teach us about the city’s ability to rebuild.

6 minutes

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Antakya’s history of rebuilding

Chapter 2

5 minutes


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Chapter 2

A new beginning

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Monocle’s Istanbul correspondent, Hannah Lucinda Smith, describes the new plans for Antakya as a group of international architects comes together with a vision for the city’s future.

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A new beginning

Chapter 3

6 minutes


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Chapter 3

Plans for the future

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Architect Loukia Iliopoulou explores her part in the Antakya master plan.

6 minutes

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Plans for the future

Chapter 4

8 minutes


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Chapter 4

Floating architecture

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Inanc Eray of Sour explains a technique that could have benefits for the Turkish architecture of tomorrow, including protection against future earthquake damage.

8 minutes

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