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crossroads:
border, earth, ecology, humanity, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (classical music, sacred music)
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House of World Cultures

Anando Gopal Das is one of the last representatives of the culture of the Bauls who for centuries have been wandering through the Bengali countryside, purveying mystical songs and dance as well as music on the ectara, a drum with a single string. Though Bauls are musicians they are first and...

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Crossroads:
Ökologie, Erde, Grenze, Menschlichkeit, orale Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Baul-Musik, sakrale Musik)

Anando Gopal Das zählt zu den letzten Vertretern traditioneller Baul-Kultur. Die Bauls wandern seit Jahrhunderten durch das ländliche Bengalen und bieten ihre „Ware“ an: mystische Lieder, Tanz und Musik auf der Ektara, einer Trommel, die mit einer einzigen Saite bespannt ist. Ein Baul ist...

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crossroads:
conflict, globalisation, interculturalism, oral tradition, pop-culture
genre (subgenre):
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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Crossroads:
orale Tradition, Sehnsucht, Traum, Wüste
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (allgemein)
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)
Musik (allgemein)
Performing Arts (Tanz / Tango)
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Der in Tunesien geborene und heute in Frankreich lebende Berber Nacer Khemir ist vor allem ein Erzähler. Ob als Schriftsteller, Maler, Bildhauer, Kalligraf oder Regisseur - Khemir erzählt Geschichten, in denen er das Wünschen und Träumen gegen die „Welt des Faktischen, des...

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Nacer Khemir

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crossroads:
apartheid, exile, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Zakes Mda, i. e. Zanemvula Kizito Gatyeni Mda, was born in Herschel/ Eastern Cape, South Africa, in 1948. His father, Ashby P. Mda, was an anti-Apartheid activist, a founding member and president of the African National Congress (ANC) Youth League. In the 1960s, his father was imprisoned and the...

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Crossroads:
Apartheid, Exil, orale Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Zakes Mda wurde 1948 in Herschel/ Eastern Cape, Südafrika, geboren. Sein vollständiger Name lautet Zanemvula Kizito Gatyeni Mda. Sein Vater Ashby P. Mda war Anti-Apartheidsaktivist und prominenter Mitbegründer und Präsident der African National Congress (ANC) Youth League. In...

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anti-Semitism, borderline experience, capitalism, democracy, dictatorship, everyday life, family, history, holocaust, homeland, identity, industrialisation, language, marginalisation, memory, myth, oral tradition, people, perception, revolution, socialism
genre (subgenre):
Film (documentary, historical film, political film, video)
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Visiting Arts

Deimantas Narkevicius was born in 1964 in Lithuania and lives and works in Vilnius. He works in film and video taking a subjective and contemporary view of history. He has gained recognition at the highest level within the international art scene and represented his country at the 49th Venice...

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Deimantas Narkevicius

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Bonnie Chakraborty , Donan Murray , K.V. Balakrishnan
crossroads:
border, earth, ecology, humanity, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (Baul music, sacred music)
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House of World Cultures

The Indian band Oikyotaan (meaning harmony of a universal melody) has developed a style in which rhythms and melodies of Bengali folksongs, especially from the Baul tradition, are joined in modern arrangements for modern instruments. Oikyotaan is a gathering of musicians keen to exchange ideas and...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Ökologie, Erde, Grenze, Menschlichkeit, orale Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Baul-Musik, sakrale Musik)

Die indische Band Oikyotaan (zu deutsch: Harmonie einer universellen Melodie) hat einen Sound entwickelt, der Rhythmen und Melodien bengalischer Folksongs, insbesondere aus der Baul-Tradition mit zeitgenössischen Instrumenten und Arrangements verbindet. Oikyotaan versteht sich als Plattform,...

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crossroads:
globalisation, modernity, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (essay, literary theory, Verse)
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Born in 1942 Muhammad Haji Salleh is one of Malaysia´s leading poets. For more than 30 years, through his poetry, translations and literary criticism and theory, as well as by publishing the magazine Tengara, a journal of Southeast Asian Literature, he has been contributing to the literary and...

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other language:
deutsch
Crossroads:
Globalisierung, Moderne, orale Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Essay, Literaturtheorie, Vers)

Der 1942 geborene Muhammad Haji Salleh zählt zu den führenden Dichtern Malaysias. Seit über 30 Jahren trägt er durch seine Gedichte, Übersetzungen, Literaturkritik und -theorie sowie als Herausgeber der Zeitschrift "Tenggara, Journal of Southeast Asian Literature"...

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additional names:
Modu
crossroads:
children & youth, earth, emigration, interculturalism, mysticism, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Media Arts (radio arts)
Music (griot, sacred music, Wolof)
Performing Arts (children & youth, storytelling)
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Intercult

Mamadou Sene´s life has not only been an incredible geographical journey, from Senegal, to Gambia to the Nordic Country of Sweden;but also a journey through much cultural variety and territory. Born in the nomadic tribe of Fulani in West Senegal , Mamadou´s music brought him to the...

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Mamadou Sene

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crossroads:
loneliness, love, memory, oral tradition, transformation
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, performance, video art)
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Visiting Arts

Gregg Smith is an artist of South African origin, born in Cape Town and currently living and working in northern France. He works mostly in performance and video, presenting installations and public art projects. From a position of social engagement, in recent years his work has moved into a more...

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Gregg Smith

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crossroads:
family, globalisation, homeland, identity, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (avantgarde, ethnic, folk, improvisation)
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BSCC

Her music combines the best of many worlds. The vocalist Saadet Türköz sings original songs from the highlands of Central Asia, but in her very own way, influenced by modern music from the West. Although these tunes are quite old, the way Saadet sings makes them sound innovative and...

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Saadet Türköz

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additional names:
Brigitte Carla , Vincent Audat
crossroads:
body, interculturalism, interdisciplinarity, oral tradition, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (a-cappella, education, general)
Performing Arts (dance, education, musical theatre, performance, theatre)
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Intercult

Polyphonic and a cappella singing are the basic elements which characterise Voix Polyphoniques´ work in creation and production, teaching and intercultural exchange. Voix Polyphoniques aims to promote a transmission of musical knowledge and memory, and at creating a repertoire of modern composers....

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