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crossroads:
loneliness, modernity
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Oscar van den Boogaard was born in Harderwijk, the Netherlands, in 1964. He grew up in the former Dutch colony of Surinam and in the Netherlands. After studying French and Law in Montpellier, Amsterdam, and Brussels, he embarked on a career as lawyer at an international law firm in Brussels. On his...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Einsamkeit, Moderne
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Oscar van den Boogaard wurde 1964 in Harderwijk, Niederlande, geboren. Er wuchs in der ehemaligen holländischen Kolonie Surinam und in den Niederlanden auf. Nach dem Französisch- und Jura-Studium in Montpellier, Amsterdam und Brüssel begann er eine Laufbahn als Anwalt in einer...

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crossroads:
interculturalism, loneliness, love, spirituality
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Anita Desai (originally Anita Mazumdar) was born to a German mother and an Indian father in Mussoorie, India, in 1937. When she was a child, German was spoken at home and Hindi outside of the family. But the language she learned to read and write was English, which is also the language in which she...

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other language:
deutsch
Crossroads:
Einsamkeit, Interkulturalismus, Liebe, Spiritualität
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Anita Desai wurde 1937 als Tochter einer Deutschen und eines Inders in New Delhi geboren. In ihrer Kindheit wurde zu Hause Deutsch und außerhalb der Familie Hindi gesprochen. Erst in der Grundschule lernte sie Englisch – die Sprache, die sie von klein auf mit der Welt der Bücher verband...

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crossroads:
dream, exclusion, humiliation, identity, loneliness, sexuality, silence, time, trauma
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, painting, performance, video art)
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House of World Cultures

Yingmei Duan (b. 1969) begins her artistic practice as a painter. Prior to that, she studied something that literally could be called earthbound, a subject nobody would confound with art, namely petroleum development. She achieves notoriety in Beijing’s "East Village" artists’ colony in...

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other language:
deutsch
Crossroads:
Ausgrenzung, Demütigung, Einsamkeit, Identität, Sexualität, Stille, Traum, Trauma, Zeit
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Installation, Malerei, Performance, Videokunst)

Yingmei Duan, Jahrgang 1969, beginnt ihre künstlerische Arbeit als Malerin. Studiert hat sie zuvor ein im wörtlichen Sinn eher erdgebundenes und so gar nicht kunstverdächtiges Fach, nämlich Erdölerschließung. Im Pekinger Künstlerviertel „East Village“ macht sie...

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crossroads:
beauty, loneliness, longing, love
genre (subgenre):
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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crossroads:
emigration, exile, identity, language, living, loneliness, longing, marginalisation, migration, modernity, outsider, people, politics, transition
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, mixed media, participation art, performance)
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Visiting Arts

Esra Ersen is a Turkish artist born in Ankara in 1970 and currently living and working in Istanbul. Central to her works are the themes of identity, migration and aspiration. Whether using film, photography, installation or situational activity, Ersen consistently explores the relationship between...

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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:
consumerism, emptiness, industrialisation, loneliness, marginalisation
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography)
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DCCD

As the title of the Takashi Homma´s exhibition ´Tokyo Suburbia´ indicates, this series of photographs portrays the suburbs of Tokyo

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Takashi Homma

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crossroads:
capitalism, everyday life, loneliness, longing, outsider, people
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography)
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Visiting Arts

Photographer Boris Mikhailov was born in 1938 in Kharkov and is recognised as one of the most important artists to have emerged from the former Soviet Union. He lives and works in Kharkov and Berlin. For over thirty years his photographs have explored the position of the individual, creating...

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additional names:
Daniel
crossroads:
border, exile, loneliness, perception, pop-culture
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (drawing, painting, portrait)
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Visiting Arts

Romanian artist Radu Prelipcean was born in 1973 and currently lives and works in Toronto, Canada. He studied English and Romanian at Iasi University, followed by a second degree in Painting completed in 2003. He spent six months in Manchester on an Erasmus exchange in 2000 and became involved in...

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