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Nwankwo , Chinedu , Patrick
crossroads:
anxiety, beauty, birth, conflict, ecology, peace
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Design and Crafts (carving)
Visual Arts (drawing, environmental art, installation art, mural painting, painting, portrait, printmaking, sculpture)
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Visiting Arts

Chris Afuba is a sculptor who worked as a self-taught artist for seven years following the end of the Nigerian civil war in 1970 before deciding to undertake formal training. Concentrating his skills on wood-carving at the beginning of his career, he produced ornaments and jewellery but his...

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Christopher (Chris) Afuba

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civil war, conflict, homeland, humanity, migration, tradition, war
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Written and spoken word (novel, short story)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

He was blown away, says Daniel Alarcón. It was incredibly exciting, kind of amazing. He found his name on the longlist of the International Literature Award of the House of World Cultures and the Stiftung Elementarteilchen along with thirteen others, including authors he has admired for...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Bürgerkrieg, Heimat, Konflikt, Krieg, Menschlichkeit, Migration, Tradition
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Kurzgeschichte, Roman)

Einfach umgehauen hat es ihn, sagt Daniel Alarcón. Unglaublich aufregend sei es, irgendwie fantastisch. Auf der Longlist des Internationalen Literaturpreises vom Haus der Kulturen der Welt und der Stiftung Elementarteilchen fand er seinen Namen inmitten von 13 anderen wieder. Darunter...

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Daniel Alarcón

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crossroads:
conflict, heaven, love, mysticism, transformation
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (drawing, painting)
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Based in Osijek, Croatia, Dragan Andjelic is a painter whose works deal with post-conflict disturbance through spirituality and transformation.

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Dragan Andjelic

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conflict, Cosmopolitanism, human rights, humanity, multi-culturalism
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Written and spoken word (debate)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Kwame Anthony Appiah is himself the best embodiment of the cosmopolitanism he champions. The moral philosopher of Ghanaian-British background is at home on three continents: He was born and educated in Europe, grew up in Africa, and lives in the United States. Cultural difference and the...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Konflikt, Kosmopolitanismus, Menschenrechte, Menschlichkeit, Multikulturalität
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Debatte)

Kwame Anthony Appiah verkörpert den Kosmopolitismus, den er vertritt, selbst am besten. Der Moralphilosoph ghanaisch-britischer Herkunft ist auf drei Kontinenten zuhause: Er ist in Europa geboren und ausgebildet, in Afrika aufgewachsen und lebt in den USA. Kulturelle Differenz und das...

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body, conflict, death, pain, violence, war
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Visual Arts (installation art, performance, video art)
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Sokol Beqiri is one of the key artists of his generation driving forward radical changes within contemporary art practice in Kosovo. Although he trained in graphics, he now works freely in object, installation, video and performance art. An uncompromising and dedicated artist, he tackles the...

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crossroads:
conflict, globalisation, interculturalism, oral tradition, pop-culture
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Performing Arts (dance, musical theatre, theatre)
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Intercult

Italian actor, director and dramatist Alessandro Berti founded theatre company L´Impasto in 1995 in collaboration with actress, dancer and choreographer Michela Lucenti. To Alessandro Berti theatrical work is a political process in which the company creates "narrative frescos" with...

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Alessandro Berti

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border, conflict, dream, emigration
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (docu-performance, theatre)
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Intercult

The Romanian contemporary reality influenced this young theatre director and playwright to concentrate on the most infernal, painful, grotesque and rotten subjects. Gianina Carbunariu writes and stages work for the 25-30 year-old generation; a generation which is facing a transition period fraught...

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Gianina Carbunariu

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crossroads:
betrayal, conflict, dream, Hinduism, imagination, lifestyle, longing, love, money, power, status
genre (subgenre):
Film (action film, bollywood, commercial film, documentary, melodrama, music film, romance)
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Yash Chopra is the godfather of Indian film-industry. He is the only director of the older brigade of filmmakers who has successfully moved with the times right from his first film Dhool ka Phool (1959) to his latest film Dil to Paagal Hai (1997). He is even today regarded as one of the hippest...

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Yash Chopra

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crossroads:
body, conflict, loneliness, people, technology
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (dance, dance / choreography)
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Intercult

Award winning dancer and choreographer Matjaz Faric was born in 1965 In Slovenia, then a part of Yugoslavia. He established his reputation in the field of dance both nationally and internationally during the 1980s. He is now Slovenia’s foremost contemporary choreographer – establishing Slovenian...

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Matjaz Faric

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crossroads:
conflict, environment, peace
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Music (composition)
Visual Arts (installation art)
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Born in Angola in 1960 of Portuguese descent, Victor Gama is a composer, designer, sound artist and electronics engineer. He studied the kissange (Angolan thumb piano), the hungo (Angolan musical bow) and trained as a guitarist at the Lisbon Music Academy. He graduated in electronics engineering in...

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Victor Gama

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crossroads:
conflict, history, identity, media, memory
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (drawing, installation art, photography, video art)
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Ivan Grubanov was born in Belgrade in 1976 and graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Belgrade in painting. Since 2002 he has lived in Amsterdam, working at the Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten. Grubanov belongs to the young generation of Yugoslav and Serbian artists which grew up in a...

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Ivan Grubanov