In view of the Arab Spring in the North African region, the cultural sciences are posing new questions. At this time, the analysis of themes such as digital media, culture and public space, as well as culture and conflict are playing a central part in societal and academic discourse. In the future, too, these themes will be relevant in the humanities, cultural and social sciences, above all with a view to processes of individual and collective identity construction. More...
An international conference on current discourses within the scope of the Arab Spring and transformation processes in North Africa in the Humanities.
27 to 28 June 2013
Palais, Kulturbrauerei Berlin
Organised by the Goethe-Institut, the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (KWI) and and the Ruhr University Bochum’s Centre of Mediterranean Studies (ZMS).
Participants: Prof. Dr. Mohamed Turki, Dr. Sarhan Dhouib, Prof. Dr. Soumaya Mestiri and Loay Mudhoon