Asia’s Ancient Silk Road

Event

Sherbrooke 688 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 3R1, CA
Emerging 2,000 years ago, was the beginning of globalization across Eurasia - trade between the Mediterranean and China. Commerce plus intercultural exchanges spread major religions, languages, art, technology, skills, etc. across Central Asia. For nearly 1,500 years, this interaction generated great wealth and power for a few nations.
Time: 1 p.m.
Room: 1041
Lecturer: Hassan Elshafei