New project with RWI “#Genderstruggles: Building Community Resilience via Creativity and Digital Media” received funding from the Swedish Institute Creative Force program.

“#Genderstruggles: Building Community Resilience via Creativity and Digital Media” aims to create digital platforms for the exchange of best practices, knowhow and expertise among feminist and LGBTI+ activists/activist-scholars in Turkey and Sweden to promote resilience in the face of anti-gender mobilizations. As part of the … more info

Online-Veranstaltung: Wie Rassismus und rechte Netzwerke unser Land herausfordern – und was wir dagegen tun können

Di, 17.11.2020 | 19:30 Uhr | youtube.com/literatuerkessen

Ferda Ataman im Gespräch mit Stephan AnpalaganModeration: Dr. Mithu M. Sanyal Rassismus und rechte Netzwerke sind keine neuen Phänomene. Allein die Ereignisse in letzter Zeit wie Halle, Hanau, der NSU 2.0, sowie die immer neuen Enthüllungen zu rechten Netzwerken … more info

The Academy in Exile’s Second Annual Conference, “Dire Times: Critical Thinking Then and Now”

International Conference, January 16-17, 2020Freie Universität Berlin

Dire Times: Critical Thinking, Then and Now, co-convened by Vanessa Agnew (UDE/ANU), Kader Konuk (UDE) and Susanne Zepp-Zwirner (FU Berlin). The gathering of invited speakers met at the Freie Universität in Berlin on January 16–17, 2020. Among our speakers were people … more info

“Das Leben Intellektueller im Exil in Deutschland” – Herrenhäuser Gespräch – 05.12.2019

AiE Director Prof. Dr. Kader Konuk shared her views regarding AiE’s role in supporting intellectuals and knowledge-production in exile at the 59th Herrenhäuser Gespräch organized by the Volkswagen Foundation and NDR.

https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/veranstaltungen/veranstaltungskalender/herrenh%C3%A4user-gespr%C3%A4che/das-leben-intellektueller-im-exil-in-deutschland … more info