Diane Darke

My House in Damascus

Diane Darke

Talk: My House in Damascus

Talks at Google was delighted to welcome Middle East cultural expert Diana Darke author of, "My House in Damascus: An Inside View of the Syrian Crisis," for a timely talk on this essential subject. Recorded in London, February 2017.

Diane Darke

Diana Darke is a fluent Arabic speaker and has specialized in the Middle East for over 30 years. The owner of an old courtyard house within the walls of Old Damascus, she is well known as an authority on Syria and has written for the Sunday Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, the Financial Times and the BBC. Diana Darke is the author of several guides to Syria and Eastern Turkey.

Image result for my house in damascus My House in Damascus: An Inside View of the Syrian Revolution

Based on decades of living and working in Syria, My House in Damascus offers an inside view of Syria’s cultural and complex religious and ethnic communities.

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