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Written and spoken word (drama, linguistic criticism, novel, prose, short story)
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Born in Malatya in Turkey in 1946, Emine Sevgi Özdamar is an actress and director who for the last twenty years has been writing prize-winning prose and dramas not in her mother tongue but in German. She was a foreign worker in West Berlin, learnt acting in Istanbul, went on stage in East...

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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Drama, Kurzgeschichte, Prosa, Roman, Sprachkritik)

Die 1946 in Malatya, Türkei, geborene Emine Sevgi Özdamar ist Schauspielerin und Regisseurin und schreibt seit zwanzig Jahren preisgekrönte Prosa und Dramen, allerdings nicht in ihrer Muttersprache, sondern auf Deutsch. Sie war Gastarbeiterin in West-Berlin, lernte Schauspiel in...

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Sevgi Emine Özdamar

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family, gender, tradition
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Film (comedy, melodrama, roadmovie)
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Familie, Gender, Tradition
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Film (Komödie, Melodrama, Roadmovie)

Die Filme des 1945 in Adana (Türkei) geborenen Ali Özgentürk laden den Zuschauer ein, seine Helden auf ungewöhnlichen Abschnitten ihres Lebens zu begleiten und ihre Höhen und Tiefen in skurriler wie auch dramatischer Weise mitzuerleben. Schon Özgentürks erster...

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Performing Arts (Theater)
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geboren 1975 in Mashad, Iran, studierte Regie an der Art University Tehran. Er wurde bekannt mit seiner Inszenierung von Purgatory nach dem Stück des irischen Dichters, Schriftstellers und Dramatikers William Butler Yeats. Aghebati ist Mitglied der Liv Theatre Group. Wie viele iranische...

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Architecture (general)
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Can Altay was born in 1975 and lives and works in Ankara, Turkey. He describes his practice as, ‘established within the realms of architecture, art, design and theory. It deals with the spatial appropriations, social encounters and forms of human improvisation within urban structures.’

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children & youth, civilisation, communication, environment, everyday life, exclusion, family, interdisciplinarity, living, outsider, Participation, people, subculture, youth
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Media Arts (general, multi media installation, sms, video)
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SELDA ASAL was born in Izmir, Turkey. She studied music and arts and is currently based in Istanbul. Asal is a new media artist whose work reflects her observations and participation of everyday life. She is a creator of communities that serve as a platform for expression, dialogue and interaction.

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Selda Asal

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colonialism, gender, migration, multi-culturalism, philosophy, politics
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Written and spoken word (debate)
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In retrospect Seyla Benhabib’s career is hardly surprising. She grew up in Istanbul in the 1950s – in a city European in flavour, cosmopolitan and multicultural in outlook and with half a dozen languages in use. Her family history spans across Europe. In the beginning of the 70s her political...

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Gender, Kolonialismus, Migration, Multikulturalität, Philosophie, Politik
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Debatte)

Rückwärts gelesen wirkt ihre Karriere wie vorgegeben. Seyla Benhabib wurde in den fünfziger Jahren in der damals multikulturellen Metropole Istanbul geboren. Auch ihr familiärer Hintergrund liest sich wie ein europäisches Multikulti-Puzzle. Als sie Anfang der siebziger...

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tradition
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Music (jazz, Turkisch Gypsy music)
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Oriental music and jazz have one major key element in common: improvisation. The percussionist Burhan Ocal combines the traditions of Turkey, the classical court music of Seraglio and the folk music handed on by the Turkish Roma, with contemporary jazz. Burhan Ocal was born in the Thracian city of...

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Tradition
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Musik (Jazz, türkische Gypsy-Musik)

Die zentrale Betonung der Improvisation verbindet die orientalische Musik mit dem Jazz. Der Perkussionist Burhan Öcal mischt die Traditionen der Türkei, der klassischen Hofmusik des Serails wie der überlieferten Volksmusik der türkischen Roma mit zeitgenössischem Jazz....

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Kommunikation, Wahrnehmung, Zeit
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Musik (Neue Musik)
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Der Wiener Musiker Werner Dafeldecker ist Bassist, Perkussionist, Gitarrist, Elektroniker, Komponist und Platten-Produzent bei dem Label durian, dessen Mitbegründer er ist. Dafeldecker konzentriert seine Arbeit auf elektronische Musik und Cross-Over-Projekte. Seit langem befindet er sich auf...

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communication, perception, time
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Music (electronic music)

The Viennese musician Werner Dafeldecker plays the bass and percussion, makes electronic music, composes music and produces records under the label 'durian'. Dafedecker focuses on electronic music and cross-over projects. For some time he has been searching for sounds suitable for an archive...

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„Dervish of the modern world" was the headline of an article in a Turkish newspaper about Mercan Dede and his current project Secret Tribe. A pretty apt title for the work of this musician, DJ and producer who was born in Turkey and is now living in Montreal. He found his spiritual and musical...

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modernity, Sufism, tradition
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Music (jazz, Sufi-music)
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Kudsi Erguner, born in the fifties in Istanbul, is considered a master of traditional Mevlevi Sufi and is one of the best-known players of the Turkish ney flute. For several years this musician, who now lives in Paris, has successfully opened up his country´s classical music to the ideas of jazz.

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Moderne, Sufismus, Tradition
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Musik (Jazz, Sufi-Musik)

Kudsi Erguner, in den fünfziger Jahren in Istanbul geboren, gilt als Meister der traditionellen Mevlevi-Sufis und ist einer der bekanntesten Spieler der türkischen Ney-Flöte. Seit einigen Jahren hat der in Paris lebende Musiker die klassische Musik seines Landes erfolgreich für...

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

Nedim Gürsel was born in Gaziantep, Turkey, in 1951. He already published his first novellas and essays in Turkish literary magazines in the late 60s. After the coup d’état in 1971, he had to testify in court for one of his articles. This led to his decision to temporarily reside in...

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Crossroads:
Exil, Realismus
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Nedim Gürsel wurde 1951 in Gaziantep in der Türkei geboren. Bereits Ende der sechziger Jahre veröffentlichte er erste Novellen und Essays in türkischen Literaturzeitschriften. Nach dem Staatsstreich von 1971 musste er sich für einen seiner Artikel vor Gericht verantworten,...

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