Deutschlandfunk aired a feature about the AiE conference “Philosophical Steamboat 1922-2022: Towards the Centenary of the Exile of Intellectuals” in the program „Aus Kultur- und Sozialwissenschaften“.
You can find it here (German audio only). … more info
Kader Konuk, the director of Academy in Exile, spoke on the program “Lesart” of Deutschlandfunk about the conference “Archivasyl” of the German Literature Archive in Marbach am Neckar. In it, she explores the question of who should archive the work of exiled authors and how, … more info
Six times a year Freie Universität publishes a supplement in the nationwide newspaper Der Tagesspiegel. Last week, Raphael Rönn published an article in this supplement about university as refuge.
In many countries around the world, academic freedom is under attack – and so are academics. Freie … more info
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Please click here for the German version on the website of the Universität Duisburg-Essen. … more info
Art to fix a broken world
The selection of three artists from the Philippines, Turkey, and Iraq marks the inauguration of Academy in Exile’s Artist-in-Residence Program in Berlin. The project is funded by Allianz Kulturstiftung. Berlin, Germany – Out of a hundred applications from 38 … more info
In his farewell address to the Universität Duisburg-Essen, outgoing Chancellor Ulrich Radtke referred to Academy in Exile and the significant contribution made by the university to supporting exiled scholars.
Watch the complete video on YouTube here. … more info
Essen / Berlin, Germany – The Academy in Exile is pleased to announce that The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a grant to support Academy in Exile’s Afghanistan program. In October 2021, AiE received funding from the VolkswagenStiftung to initiate an Afghanistan … more info
Frank Olbert of the Jüdische Allgemeine published an article outlining how in academia, following Russia’s attack on Ukraine, internationalism is translating into an increasing number of emergency stipends or fellowships. Academy in Exile is mentioned as a paragon of the current emergency programs with regard … more info
Academy in Exile’s upcoming Afghanistan Program is featured in Nano Magazine, a daily Science Magazine on 3Sat TV, a German-language public service television channel. The short feature discusses the prospects of Afghan students and scholars after the Taliban’s return to power.
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An article about the state of Gender Studies in Hungary by JUDITH LANGOWSKI (Tagesspiegel), in which also our former Fellow Anikó Gregor contributes her views
Please find the article here (in German only). … more info