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crossroads:
love, myth, nature, socialism
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (novel, tale)
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House of World Cultures

The works of the writer Chingiz Aitmatov, born in Sheker (Kyrghistan) in 1928, are characterised by the tensions and contradictions that lie between tradition and the modern age – between Kyrghisian myths, tribal culture and the new social system, between shamanism and industrialisation. Aitmatov...

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Tschingis Aitmatow

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myth, post-colonialism
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Samhita Arni, the daughter of a diplomat, was born in Madras, India, in 1984, and grew up in India, Indonesia, Pakistan and Thailand. Making lasting friendships was difficult, not only because her family was constantly moving, but also because of the tense political relations between Pakistan and...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Mythos, Postkolonialismus
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Samhita Arni wurde 1984 in Madras, Indien, geboren und wuchs als Tochter eines Diplomaten in Indien, Indonesien, Pakistan und Thailand auf. Dauerhafte Freundschaften zu schließen, war für die heranwachsende Autorin nicht nur wegen des stetigen Reisens ihrer Familie schwierig. Die...

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Edward Muallem , Iman Aoun
crossroads:
ecology, everyday life, Intifada, myth
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (theatre)
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House of World Cultures

Founded by Edward Muallem and Iman Aoun in Palestine in 1991, Ashtar focuses on three things: ´forum theatre´, the training of teachers and children, and the field ´experimental drama´.

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Crossroads:
Ökologie, Alltag, Intifada, Mythos
Genre (Subgenres):
Performing Arts (Theater)

Ashtar, 1991 von Edward Muallem und Iman Aoun in Palästina gegründet, widmet sich drei Schwerpunkten: dem "Forum Theatre", dem "Training" von Lehrern und Schülern und dem Bereich Experimentaltheater.

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freedom, humiliation, identity, myth, roots, slavery, trauma
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (dance / choreography, Dance/ Free Dance)
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House of World Cultures

Statement of the artist for the «Postcard Project» of the House of World Cultures “Respect for others and for nature – and thus for nature. If there is respect for others – for men and women equally – there is...

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Crossroads:
Demütigung, Freiheit, Identität, Mythos, Sklaverei, Trauma, Wurzeln
Genre (Subgenres):
Performing Arts (Tanz / Choreografie, Tanz/ Ausdruckstanz)

KÜNSTLERSTATEMENT/ POSTKARTENPROJEKT DES HAUSES DER KULTUREN DER WELT 2007 „Der Respekt des Anderen und der Natur - also die Natur. Wenn der Andere - Mann oder Frau gleichermaßen - respektiert wird, dann gibt es Erziehung für alle und die Kultur/Bildung jedes Einzelnen wird allen...

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children & youth, death, deconstruction, interdisciplinarity, media, memory, mysticism, myth, religion, ritual, spirituality, time, transformation, war
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art)
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DSV Du store verden

Bell developed a poetic dialogue between his elements, finding metaphors for these tender human concerns. Evolving gradually both through intellectual thought processes and through practical issues of material and formal considerations, he reaches out for that state between sense and reason which...

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Roddy Bell

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crossroads:
homeland, identity, myth, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Film (feature film)
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Born in Paris in 1953, Rachid Bouchareb is a successful author, director and producer. His films focus on the experience of alienation, on the search for identity and a homeland, and on the associated myths. For his second feature film ´Cheb´ (1991) Bouchareb won prizes including the prize...

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Crossroads:
Heimat, Identität, Mythos, Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Film (Spielfilm)

Der 1953 bei Paris geborene Rachid Bouchareb ist erfolgreicher Autor, Regisseur und Produzent. Im Zentrum seiner Filme stehen die Erfahrung von Fremdheit, die Suche nach Identität und Heimat sowie die Mythen, die sich damit verbinden. Für seinen zweiten Spielfilm "Cheb" (1991)...

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crossroads:
desert, myth, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Film (feature film)
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Souleymane Cissé, who was born in Mali in 1940, is rightly regarded as the "patron" of African film. His masterpiece, "Yeelen – Light" received the Jury Prize in Cannes in 1987. His films describe everyday life in his homeland, using poetic images. He is the Chairman of...

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Crossroads:
Mythos, Tradition, Wüste
Genre (Subgenres):
Film (Spielfilm)

Der 1940 in Mali geborene Souleymane Cissé gilt mit Recht als der „Patron“ des afrikanischen Films. Sein Meisterwerk "Yeelen – Das Licht" erhielt 1987 den Preis der Jury in Cannes. Seine Filme beschreiben in poetischen Bildern das Alltagsleben seiner Heimat. Er ist Vorsitzender der...

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Souleymane Cissé

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crossroads:
myth, stereotype
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Performing Arts (dance)
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DCCD

The amazing 15 man City Contemporary Dance Company, CCDC, has become Hong Kong´s most active promoter of modern dance and contemporary culture. CCDC has created over 150 works in its repertoire.

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 City Contemporary Dance Company

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crossroads:
gender, myth, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (Afro-pop)
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House of World Cultures

Even at an early age, the singer and songwriter Wasis Diop from Senegal charted a path between traditional Africa and the world of western music. Consequently, he traveled extensively between the two continents. In the nineties, he established himself as a noteworthy international influence in...

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Crossroads:
Gender, Mythos, Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Afro-Pop)

Der Sänger und Songwriter Wasis Diop aus dem Senegal hat schon früh seinen eigenen Weg zwischen afrikanischer Tradition und westlicher Musikwelt gesucht, und ist dafür ausgiebig zwischen den Kontinenten gependelt. In den neunziger Jahren konnte er sich - vor allem mit Filmmusiken und...

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Wasis Diop

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crossroads:
colonialism, genocide, myth, politics, racism
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Boubacar Boris Diop was born in 1946 in Dakar, Senegal, where he attended a French school. Before completing secondary education he described his experiences with racism in a novel, which was never published. When he was 20 he adopted a middle name, taken from a young Russian immigrant in Jean-Paul...

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Crossroads:
Genozid, Kolonialismus, Mythos, Politik, Rassismus
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Boubacar Boris Diop wurde 1946 in Dakar, Senegal, geboren. Er ging auf eine französische Schule und schrieb noch vor dem Abitur über seine Erfahrungen mit dem Rassismus einen Roman, der allerdings nie publiziert wurde. Mit 20 wählte er sich seinen zweiten Vornamen nach dem Vorbild...

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