Contributions & Updates

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    Silent University Ruhr- Public lecture on 18th of March: The destruction of archaeological places in Syria

    The lecture will be about the destruction of archaeologial places in Syria by the so called Islamic State as well as the military troups of president Assad. Jabbar Abdullah (lecturer of SU Ruhr) and Raaed Alkour (guest from Ludwig-Maximilian University /Munich), both archaeologists from Syria, will focus especially on the ancient places in Aleppo, Palmyra, Register to read more »

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    Silent University Athens Assembly

    the Silent University Athens Assembly Sunday 20/12 10:00 – 20:00 Steki Metanaston The Silent University works as a collective effort to invent alternative pedagogical modalities, forms of solidarity by sharing knowledge and brainstorming decolonization methodologies in our conditions of dissension. Languages are performed through needs as Arabic, Kurdish, Greek. This assembly aims to present The Register to read more »

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    Silent University Hamburg Public Seminar (5)

    Freedom of Speech in the Context of the Revolution in Libya Tuesday, September 8, 2015, 7 pm Lecture by  Salah Zater (lecturer, Silent University Hamburg) With a response by Darius Reinhardt W3 – Werkstatt für internationale Kultur und Politik e.V., Nernstweg 32-34, 22765 Hamburg In his lecture Salah Zater will talk about freedom of speech and of the press, and Register to read more »

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    Silent University Hamburg. Public Seminar (4)

    Somaliland: strategies of self-determination. Lecture by Ismail Mosa (consultant, Silent University Hamburg)   Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 7 p.m. Location: W3 – Werkstatt für internationale Kultur und Politik e.V., Nernstweg 32-34, 22765 Hamburg International media reports about Somalia focussed on fighting, chaos and the rise of power of the Muslim extremists Al-shabab in recent years. But both the media Register to read more »

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    Silent University Hamburg. Public Seminar (2)

    Burundi and the Ukraine. Friendship between nations in the context of the education system during the time of the Soviet Union and after its fall. Lecture by Alain-Aime Hatungimana (Lecturer, Silent University Hamburg)   Tuesday, June 23, 2015, 7 pm Location: W3 – Werkstatt für internationale Kultur und Politik e.V., Nernstweg 32, 22765 Hamburg   In his Register to read more »

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    Silent University Ruhr opens its doors!

    A new, permanent branch of the Silent University was established in Mülheim an der Ruhr. Initiated by Impulse Theater Festival in co-production with Ringlokschuppen Ruhr and Urbane Künste Ruhr it is the first Silent University to settle in a smaller city. Come and join for the first public lectures and courses.     Friday, 12/06/2015, Register to read more »

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    First event of the Silent University Amman

    The first event of the Silent University in Amman will be a lecture given by an Iraqi academic shedding light on various topics relating to the ethnic and social composition of Iraq and the region at large from a historical perspective and until the present day. Title: Iraqi Stories from the Heart: A Historical Look at Register to read more »

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    research meetings at جلسات الربيع :: the spring sessions in Amman

    right now happening; research meetings at جلسات الربيع :: the spring sessions for a future The Silent University branch in Amman, Jordan. Spring Sessions A learning program for artists and cultural practitioners Dates: 1 March – 13 June, 2015 Location: The Studio, Amman, Jordan Organized by: Noura Al Khasawneh and Toleen Touq    Overview The Spring Sessions is an Register to read more »

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    Anti-Bias and social inclusion: Impulses for a prejudice-conscious approach with difference and diversity

    In the context of Silent University Hamburg we are organizing a free of charge two-day Anti-Bias Workshop.   While dealing with racism, sexism, classism and other “-isms”, the anti-bias approach challenges all personal attitudes, social and institutional practices which are oppressive to people. Though the approach originated in the US context in the late 1980s Register to read more »

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    Silent University Hamburg. Public Seminar (1)

    Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 6 pm   6 pm Nigeria During Slavery in West Africa Lecture by Abimbola Odugbesan* In his lecture Abimbola Odugbesan is going to talk about the history of slavery in West Africa from the 16th to the 19th century and its consequences up to the globalized present. Abimbola Odugbesan is a lecturer of Register to read more »