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genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography, text)
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House of World Cultures

Jananne Al-Ani, born in Iraq in 1966. She studied Fine Art at the Byam Shaw School of Art and graduated with an MA in Photography from the Royal College of Art in 1997. She lives and works in London.

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Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Text)

Jananne Al-Ani, geboren 1966 im Irak, studierte bildende Kunst an der Byam Shaw School of Art und schloss ihr Studium am Royal College of Art 1997 mit einem MA in Fotografie ab. Sie lebt und arbeitet in London.

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Music (flamenco music, fusion)
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Musik (Flamenco, Fusion)

Ilham Al-Madfai, geboren 1941, ist einer der populärsten Musiker des Iraks. Der Sänger und Gitarrist verbindet in seiner Musik spanische Gitarre und irakische Traditionen zu seinem ganz eigenen Stil. Ilham Al-Madfai lebt in Amman, Jordanien.

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beauty, loneliness, longing, love
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Music (Arab pop, classical Arabic music, folk)
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Intercult

Basim El Radjee´s interest in music began at the age of 12,when he enrolled as a student of music and flute with a private teacher. At the age of 15 he became a student at the Academy of Music in Iraq and continued his private education. El Radjees first jobs as a musician was playing the...

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Basim El Radjee

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exile, violence
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Written and spoken word (general)
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Sherko Fatah was born in East Berlin in 1964 as son of an Iraqi Kurd and a German mother. As his father was of Iraqi nationality he was allowed to leave the GDR with his family and they often visited Iraq for longer periods of time. In 1975, with a stop in Vienna, his parents moved to West Germany...

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Exil, Gewalt
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Sherko Fatah wurde 1964 in Ost-Berlin als Sohn eines irakischen Kurden und einer deutschen Mutter geboren. Da der Vater die irakische Staatsangehörigkeit besaß, durfte er mit seinen Angehörigen aus der DDR ausreisen. Die Familie besuchte mehrmals für längere Zeit den Irak....

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earth, identity, memory, spirituality
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (drawing, installation art, painting)
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Hasan Hourani was born in Hebron in 1974. He attended the College of Fine Art in Baghdad, Iraq from 1993-97. In 2001, he studied at the Art Student´s League of New York and continued to live in the city for several years. His work has been exhibited in Palestine, Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, South Korea,...

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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Jabbar Yassin Hussein was born in Baghdad, Iraq, in 1954. He grew up in a laicised and politically left-wing environment. After the Ba’ath Party took over power in 1968 (with Saddam Hussein as head of the ministry for state security), he joined the Communist Party at the age of 14. He was arrested...

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Exil, Politik
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Jabbar Yassin Hussein wurde 1954 in Bagdad, Irak, geboren. Er wuchs in einem laizistischen und politisch links orientierten Umfeld auf. Nachdem die Ba’ath-Partei 1968 die Macht übernommen hatte (mit Saddam Hussein als Chef des Ministeriums für Staatssicherheit), schloss er sich im Alter...

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Written and spoken word (criticism)
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Pirooz Kalantari, born in 1953 in Tehran, graduated from film school in 1974 and has been working as a film critic and documentary filmmaker since 1986. His films include “Refugee” (1992), winner of two international prizes, “Shot Unfinished” (1996) and “The Tale That Other Shoe” (1998). His 1999...

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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Kritik)

Pirooz Kalantari wurde 1953 in Teheran geboren. 1974 schloss er ein Filmstudium ab. Seit 1986 ist er als Filmkritiker und Dokumentarfilmautor tätig. Er drehte Filme wie „Refugee“ (1992), für den er zwei internationale Preise erringen konnte, sowie „Shot Unfinished“ (1996) oder „The Tale...

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Dawn Albinger , Scotia Monkivitch , Julie Robson
crossroads:
communication, death, women
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (performance, theatre)
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Intercult

Sacred Cow (Dawn Albinger, Scotia Monkivitch and Julie Robson) is a Brisbane-based theatre ensemble that formed in 1999 to work in the pursuit of adventurous and original performance. In early 2001 the group became part of the Brisbane Powerhouse Centre for Live Arts “Incubator Program”, designed...

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Faiz Al Tayyar , Anna Ottertun , Marianne Holmboe , Talal Ismail , Ahmad Al-Jawadi , Nadhum Ali , Hamoude Sharpa , Sara Lundgren , Akram Al-Iraki , Maria Rudbo
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communication, conflict, love, pain, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (classical Arabic music, folk)
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Sumer is the name for old Mesopotamia or the land between the rivers Eufrat and Tigris which makes up modern day Iraq.It is also the name of an Iraqi godess. The folkmusic group Sumer is treated accordingly by their audience who wave their hands and hankerchiefs and sing along in celebration.

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