The Phoenician Alphabet
LAU-Louis Cardahi Foundation Headquarters, Byblos
The LAU-Louis Cardahi Foundation is hosting an exhibition of 20 Phoenician alphabet statues, as part of the Intercultural Dialogue of the Mediterranean Hispanic-Lebanese Encounter IBEROS-FENICIOS, Days of the Spanish Network of the Phoenicians’ Route in Lebanon.
The statues will remain at the foundation, which is open on weekdays from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on weekends from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m..
The exhibition is open to the public.
10:30 a.m. - Word of Welcome by Dr. Rachid Chamoun, director of the LAU-Louis Cardahi Foundation, and Launching of the Phoenician Alphabet exhibition “A Contemporary Living Culture.” Presentation by Nayla Romanos
11:00 a.m. - Documentary: History and role of LCF
11:30 a.m. - Lecture “Invention of the Alphabet” by Dr. Marc Abi Abdallah
12:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:30 p.m. - Visit to the city and the heritage site
3:30 p.m. - Organizational meeting at the Foundation in Byblos.