At this event architect and researcher Samia Henni will discuss the significance of Plan de Constantine, a national socio-economic modernization plan announced by General Charles de Gaulle in Constantine in October 1958, in which thousands of dwellings were built and a slew of terminologies were introduced such as: Modern Housing (Habitat Moderne), Muslim Housing (Habitat Musulman), Normal Housing (Habitat Normal), One Million Housing (Logement Million), One Thousand Villages (Mille Villages).
|Duration||26 June 2014 - 26 June 2014|
|Venue||The Mosaic Rooms|
|Address||226 Cromwell Road London SW5 0SW, ,|
|Contact||02073709990 / firstname.lastname@example.org / www.mosaicrooms.org/press-architecture-uncategorized-buildings-in-algeria-1958-1962/|