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crossroads:
body, censorship, dictatorship, interculturalism, people
genre (subgenre):
Film (author's film)
Media Arts (digital arts, video)
Visual Arts (artefact, drawing, installation art, printmaking, text)
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Born in Romania in 1965, Bogdan Achimescu received his art education in Cluj, Romania and Kraków, Poland. Now a Polish citizen, he lives and works between Poland and the USA. He has held academic positions at several universities in the USA since 1997, currently Visiting Artist at the...

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Bogdan Achimescu

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crossroads:
censorship, communication, media
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (education, lectures)
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DCCD

Professor Dr. Peng Hwa Ang is specialised in censorship and regulation of the Internet.

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Peng Hwa Ang

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Crossroads:
Alltag, Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Kurzgeschichte, Märchen, Roman)
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House of World Cultures

Farchondeh Aqa´i, geboren 1956 in Teheran, ist Soziologin und Schriftstellerin. Ihre Erzählungen und Romane handeln vom Alltagsleben in Iran, das sie mit Genauigkeit und einem Gefühl für den „richtigen Moment“ schildert.

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Farchondeh Aqa'i

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crossroads:
censorship, Islam, taboo
genre (subgenre):
Film (feature film, historical film, melodrama, music film)
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House of World Cultures

Born in Alexandria in Egypt in 1926, Youssef Chahine is the founder of the Egyptian personal film and one of the most important Arab directors. For more than half a century in more than 40 often taboo-breaking films, Chahine has woven together tales and history, often on the basis of his own life....

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Islam, Tabu, Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Film (Historienfilm, Melodrama, Musikfilm, Spielfilm)

Der 1926 in Alexandria (Ägyten) geborene Youssef Chahine ist der Begründer des ägyptischen Autorenkinos und einer der wichtigsten arabischen Regisseure. In seinen über 40, häufig tabubrechenden Filmen versteht es Chahine seit mehr als einem halben Jahrhundert, Geschichten...

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censorship
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (Film)
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House of World Cultures

Statement of the artist for the «Postcard Project» of the House of World Cultures “My puzzle at the moment is: How did we allow ourselves to value everything in terms of money. Almost everything in my country,...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Film)

Bevor Philip Cheah als Programmleiter des Singapore International Film Festival (SIFF) zu einer bedeutenden Persönlichkeit der asiatischen Undergroundszene wurde, arbeitete er als Sozialarbeiter auf den Straßen Singapurs. Unter den „kleinen Leuten“ zu sein, „die Stimme der Stille zu...

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crossroads:
censorship, dictatorship, gender, Islam, modernity, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (essay, short story, story)
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House of World Cultures

Leila S. Chudori is thought in Indonesia to be one of the boldest story-tellers of the younger generation. She studied philosophy and politics in Canada and has worked since 1989 as a journalist, for instance for the influential news magazine Tempo in Jakarta.

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Leila S. Chudori

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crossroads:
censorship, poverty
genre (subgenre):
Music (guaracha)
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House of World Cultures

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Armut, Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Guaracha)

Pedro Luis Ferrer gilt in seiner Heimat Kuba seit den sechziger Jahren als einer der populärsten Chansonisten. Gefeiert als die Stimme der Armen, öffentlich jedoch lange Zeit verboten, sind seine Lieder sozialkritische und oft satirische Zeugnisse vom Leben und Überlebenskampf in der...

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animals, borderline experience, censorship, corruption, deconstruction, environment, religion, violence
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (environmental art, installation art, painting)
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Visiting Arts

Latvian artist, Mikelis Fisers, was born in Riga in 1970 where he lives and works. Prominent among the younger generation of Latvian artists, Fisers is robust and unequivocal in his visceral engagement with controversial social and political issues. Painting is a central aspect to his work which...

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crossroads:
censorship, democracy, Islam
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (novel, tale)
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House of World Cultures

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Demokratie, Islam, Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Märchen, Roman)

Der 1937 in Isfahan geborene Huschang Golschiri galt als einer der bekanntesten zeitgenössischen Schriftsteller des Iran, obwohl seine Bücher für lange Zeit in der Islamischen Republik verboten waren. Golschiri war an der Diskussion über die Ausgestaltung der bürgerlichen...

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Huschang Golschiri

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crossroads:
censorship, gender, Hinduism, identity, post modernity, post-colonialism
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (anthology, criticism, essay, novel, short story, story)
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House of World Cultures

Githa Hariharan´s literary career began with her winning the Commonwealth Writers´ Prize for her first work, The Thousand Faces of Night, in 1993. ´Githa Hariharan´s prose is just wonderful - subtle, humorous and tender at the same time´ wrote the Indo-English star author Michael Ondaatje about the...

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Crossroads:
Gender, Hinduismus, Identität, Postkolonialismus, Postmoderne, Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Anthologie, Erzählung, Essay, Kritik, Kurzgeschichte, Roman)

Githa Hariharans literarische Karriere begann, als ihr Erstlingswerk „The Thousand Faces of Night“ 1993 auf Anhieb den Commonwealth Writers Prize gewann. „Githa Hariharans Prosa ist einfach wunderbar – subtil, humorvoll und zartfühlend zugleich“, schrieb der indo-englische Starautor Michael...

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Githa Hariharan

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crossroads:
censorship, civil war, death, dictatorship, exile, human rights, Islam
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (docu-performance, theatre, video performance)
Written and spoken word (novel)
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House of World Cultures

Elias Khoury, born in 1948 in Beirut (Lebanon), is one of the pre-eminent intellectuals of the Arab world. Trained in sociology, in the mid-seventies he began to develop from a militant Palestinian freedom fighter to one of today’s most significant Arab authors. In his eight novels, various theatre...

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Crossroads:
Bürgerkrieg, Diktatur, Exil, Islam, Menschenrechte, Tod, Zensur
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Roman)
Performing Arts (Doku-Performance, Theater, Video-Performance)

Der 1948 in Beirut, Libanon, geborene Elias Khoury ist einer der führenden arabischen Intellektuellen. Der studierte Soziologe entwickelte sich seit Mitte der siebziger Jahre vom palästinensischen militanten Freiheitskämpfer zu einem der bedeutendsten arabischen Autoren der...

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Elias Khoury