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Reviving Asmara

Monday 7 August 2006 21:45-22:30 (Radio 3)

Eritrea, one of the poorest African countries, has an unlikely cultural treasure: the 1930s modernist architecture of its capital, Asmara.

Jonathan Glancey visits the city to see what is being done to preserve and possibly exploit this unique resource.

Duration:

45 minutes




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