Hagia sophia

Using 2 academic sources, 1 print and 1 online
Briefly describe the history of the Hagia Sophia. Be sure to cover which culture first built the work, its initial use and the architect(s) involved. Then indicate which culture later repurposed the building and how they chose to use it. Indicate who is currently overseeing the building and how it is used today.
• What are the contrasting viewpoints raised in the resources and in your research?
• Choose your position and defend it with supporting evidence from your research. If you were in charge of making the decision, to which point in time would you choose to restore the building and how should it be used? In restoration projects, should history be viewed as a moving continuum or should buildings be restored to a specific moment in time?

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