Saved from the ISIS bonfire

3rd February 2018
St Botolph’s, Bishopsgate, London EC2M 3TL

Gulan was pleased to host a celebration of the unique manuscripts and archives of the Dominican monastery in Mosul, courageously saved from imminent destruction by Father Nageeb.

Father Nageeb Michaeel talked about his work protecting and preserving the ancient texts he rescued from the advance of ISIS. An exhibition of photographs by Gulan’’s Creative Director Richard Wilding showed Father Nageeb and the rescued library.