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media, women, writing
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Performing Arts (theatre)
Written and spoken word (drama)
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Intercult

Gilly Adams is a workshop leader and director who specialises in work with text. For more than a decade she was the Artistic Director of the Made in Wales Stage Company, which developed and produced new plays. In addition, Gilly works regularly with an international network for women in...

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Judaism, politics, zionism
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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Jehuda Amichai was born Ludwig Pfeuffer in Würzburg in 1924. He died in Jerusalem on 22 September 2000. The author belonged to a family of German orthodox Jews who emigrated to Palestine in 1935. At the age of 18 he joined the Jewish Brigade of the British army and fought against the Germans...

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Judentum, Politik, Zionismus
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Jehuda Amichai wurde 1924 unter dem Namen Ludwig Pfeuffer in Würzburg geboren. Er starb am 22. September 2000 in Jerusalem. Der Autor entstammte einer Familie deutsch-orthodoxer Juden, die 1935 nach Palästina auswanderte. Im Alter von 18 Jahren trat er in die Jewish Brigade der englischen...

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childhood, Christianity, interculturalism, Islam, religion
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Visual Arts (calligraphy, painting)
Written and spoken word (poetry)
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House of World Cultures

Statement of the artist for the «Postcard Project» of the House of World Cultures ´Being a visual artist who practices writing on art, the two major questions I am grappling with in my work are: 1. How can...

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Christentum, Interkulturalismus, Islam, Kindheit, Religion
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Bildende Kunst (Kalligraphie, Malerei)
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Dichtung)

KÜNSTLERSTATEMENT/ POSTKARTENPROJEKT DES HAUSES DER KULTUREN DER WELT 2007 „Als bildender Künstler, der über die Kunst schreibt, gibt es zwei Fragen, mit denen ich mich in meiner Arbeit hauptsächlich auseinandersetze: 1. Wie kann die heutige Kunst so angestoßen werden,...

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Kamal Boullata

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Islam, Judaism, medieval times, mysticism, religion
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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Peter Cole was born in Paterson/New Jersey, USA, in 1957. He began studying Hebrew in Jerusalem in 1981, and has since divided his time between Israel and the United States.Throughout this time he has worked intensively on Hebrew literature, with special emphasis on medieval Hebrew poetry.

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Islam, Judentum, Mittelalter, Mystik, Religion
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Peter Cole wurde 1957 in Paterson/New Jersey, USA, geboren. 1981 ging er nach Jerusalem, wo er ein Hebräisch-Studium aufnahm. Seitdem pendelt er zwischen Israel und den USA und setzt sich intensiv mit hebräischer Literatur auseinander.

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history, Judaism, memory, mysticism
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Music (fusion, klezmer, sacred music)
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House of World Cultures

"For me, life in Israel is a daily interaction between different nations, religions and ethno-musical cultures. This reality offers an opportunity to create a musical mosaic in which the West and the East can live together in peace. That which is different becomes familiar and friendly. I hope...

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Erinnerung, Geschichte, Judentum, Mystik
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Musik (Fusion, Klezmer, sakrale Musik)

„Für mich ist das Leben in Israel eine tägliche Interaktion verschiedener Nationen, Religionen und ethnomusikalischer Kulturen. Diese Lebenswirklichkeit gibt uns die Chance, ein musikalisches Mosaik zu schaffen, in dem West und Ost friedlich zusammenleben können. Was verschieden ist,...

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 Eyal Sela

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deconstruction, gender, Intifada, post-colonialism, Utopia
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Visual Arts (curating art, installation art, painting, performance, photography, sculpture, video art)
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Visiting Arts

Israeli video artist Doron Furman was born in Tel-Aviv in 1969. He currently lives and works in London and Tel-Aviv. He studied Fine Art in Italy and the UK, receiving a BA from the Accademia di Belli Arti, Florence in 1986 and an MA from Goldsmiths College in 1995. He works in video,...

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fantasy, irony, religion, satire, stereotype
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Music (electronic music, Experimental)
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House of World Cultures

Nowadays the term ‘electronic music’ suggests laptops, DJs and techno, but Adi Gelbart’s ends and means are quite different. Faithful to analogue equipment and sound-collages he reacts more with his head than his feet.

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Fantasie, Ironie, Religion, Satire, Stereotyp
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Musik (elektronische Musik)

Wenn heute der Begriff „elektronische Musik“ fällt, sind Gedanken an Laptop, DJs und Techno meist nicht fern. Ganz andere technische und künstlerische Wege geht Adi Gelbart. Konsequent experimentiert er mit analogem Equipment und collagenartigen Klängen, zu denen die Synapsen des...

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Adi Gelbart

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exile, history, holocaust, home, Judaism, violence, war
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Film (docu-fiction, documentary, feature film)
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House of World Cultures

Amos Gitai, born in 1950 in Haifa, Israel, has now made more than 40 documentary and fiction films. His works largely explore aspects of contemporary Jewish history and life intending, above all, to touch a "nerve" of Israel, a country which, in his view, left an "age of...

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Exil, Geschichte, Gewalt, Heimat, Judentum, Krieg
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Film (Doku-Fiktion, Dokumentarfilm, Spielfilm)

Amos Gitai, geboren 1950 im israelischen Haifa, thematisiert in seinen mittlerweile über 40 Dokumentar- und Spielfilmen meist Aspekte zeitgenössischer jüdischer Geschichte und Gegenwart. Mit seinen Filmen geht es Gitai vor allem darum, den „Nerv seines Landes” zu treffen, das nach...

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Amos Gitai

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Buddhism, Judaism, mysticism, religion, translation
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

When two linguistic cultures so contrasting in content like the eloquent whisperings of the cabbala and the almost wordless communication of Zen Buddhism collide with each other, the usual order is shaken by those divergent forces as is the case in Hoffmann’s prose. It is thanks to the ideas and...

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Übersetzung, Buddhismus, Judentum, Mystik, Religion
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Wenn solch gegensätzlich geladene Sprachkulturen wie das beredte Wispern kabalistischer Deutung und die fast wortlose Vermittlung des Zen-Buddismus aufeinanderstossen, wird die gewohnte Ordnung von jenen Brüchen erschüttert, wie sie uns in Yoel Hoffmanns Prosa begegnen. Es ist den...

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