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The Syrian Experience as Art speaks to humanity
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December 1, 2016

The Syrian Experience as Art speaks to humanity

By Julia Purdy RUTLAND—Americans who took ancient history in school probably remember learning about the Valley of the Tigris and Euphrates, or the Fertile Crescent, often called the cradle of civilization. Literature scholars probably have read the Gilgamesh Epic. That is Syria—also the ancient land…