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media, women, writing
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Performing Arts (theatre)
Written and spoken word (drama)
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Gilly Adams is a workshop leader and director who specialises in work with text. For more than a decade she was the Artistic Director of the Made in Wales Stage Company, which developed and produced new plays. In addition, Gilly works regularly with an international network for women in...

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contrast, humanity, women
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, object)
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Artist Karima Al Shomely creates through an aesthetic imagination. Her work makes use of traditional and cultural practices to score a new expressive addition to the image of a woman.

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Karima Al Shomely

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identity, Islam, post-colonialism, religion, women
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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Ken Bugul, whose official name is Mariétou Biléoma Mbaye, was born in Ndukumane, Senegal, in 1948. In Wolof, her tribal language, the pseudonym means "nobody wants her". In Senegal, women who give birth to stillborn babies or children incapable of surviving usually bear this...

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Frauen, Identität, Islam, Postkolonialismus, Religion
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Ken Bugul, mit bürgerlichem Namen Mariétou Biléoma Mbaye, wurde 1948 in Ndukumane, Senegal, geboren. Ihr Pseudonym bedeutet in der Sprache ihres Stamms, Wolof, etwa "niemand will sie haben". Diesen Namen tragen im Senegal üblicherweise Frauen, die tote oder nicht...

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everyday life, family, pain, women
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (performance, theatre)
Written and spoken word (drama)
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Gilla Cremer lives in Hamburg and has been producing at Kampnagel, Kammerspiele Hamburg and Thalia in der Kunst Halle. Since 1987 she is performing her solo-shows in Germany and abroad.Gilla collaborates with Theater Unikate, a group of freely associated artists and advisors (Stage directing:...

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children & youth, women
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Chen Danyan was born in Shanghai in 1958. From 1978 to 1982 she studied Chinese Literature at the Eastern China Normal University. After her degree she worked as a reporter for the ´Children´s Epoch Magazine´. In 1972, Chen was published in ´Shanghai Youngsters´. Prose published in 1984 won her -...

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Frauen, Kinder
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Chen Danyan wurde 1958 in Shanghai geboren. Von 1978 bis 1982 studierte sie chinesische Literatur an der Eastern China Normal University. Nach ihrem Abschluss war sie als Redakteurin des "Children’s Epoch Magazine" tätig. Bereits 1972 veröffentlichte Chen erste Texte im...

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Africa, freedom, identity, post modernity, post-colonialism, women, Women´s issues
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Written and spoken word (novel)
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Nuruddin Farah considers himself the voice of Somalia. The second volume of his trilogy, "Knots" has just been published in Germany. Farah sits relaxed and focused in a huge armchair in his hotel room overlooking the Spree in Berlin."Somalis," he says, "tend to notice and...

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Afrika, Frauen, Freiheit, Identität, Postkolonialismus, Postmoderne
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Roman)

Nuruddin Farah versteht sich als die Stimme Somalias. Gerade ist „Netze“ auf Deutsch erschienen, der zweite Band seiner jüngsten Trilogie. Farah sitzt lax und konzentriert auf einem riesigen Ohrensessel in seinem Berliner Hotelzimmer am Ufer der Spree. „Somalier“, sagt er, „erkennen...

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politics, women
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general, journalism)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Liliana Heker was born in 1943 in Buenos Aires. In Argentina this versatile author is known not only through her numerous novels and shorter narratives, but through being a socially committed journalist. As chief editor of the literary periodicals ´El escarabajo de oro´ (1961-1974) and ´El...

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Frauen, Politik
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein, Journalismus)

Liliana Heker wurde 1943 in Buenos Aires geboren. In Argentinien kennt man die vielseitige Autorin nicht nur durch ihre zahlreichen Romane und Erzählungen, sondern vor allem auch als engagierte Journalistin. Als Chefredakteurin der Literaturzeitschriften „El escarabajo de oro“ (1961-1974) und...

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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

ARTIST STATEMENT/ POSTCARD PROJECT OF THE HOUSE OF WORLD CULTURES 2007 ´The one question that I cannot find an answer for is: Why is life so uncontrollable. When a life is about to enter this world or to depart from it, has anybody asked if she/agreed to it? For example, 12,000 years ago when...

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Frauen, Postkolonialismus
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Zhang Jie wurde 1937 in Peking, China, geboren. Sie wuchs als Tochter einer Volksschullehrerin ohne Vater auf und wurde, entgegen ihrer Hoffnung auf ein Studium der Literatur, dem Studium der Planungswissenschaften an der Volksuniversität Peking zugeteilt.

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Zhang Jie