WIKA-Workshop 2017
Culture: Upheaval – Fresh Start – Readjustment

Friday, 24/11/2017, 9.00 a.m. - 4.15 p.m.
WeltRaum of the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa), Stuttgart
Charlottenplatz 17, 70173 Stuttgart


WIKA Workshop Programme:


9.00-9.30 a.m. Opening Dialogue

  • Ronald Grätz, ifa’s Secretary General
  • Prof. Dr. Caroline Y. Robertson-von Trotha, WIKA Chairperson


9.30-11.00 a.m. Workshop 1: Upheavals and Foreseeable Crises

  • New nationalisms and illiberal movements in Europe
  • Global inequalities, citizenship and gender

30 minutes for discussion


11.00-12.30 p.m. Workshop 2: Media & Conflict

  • Digitisation and social media: the shaping of spaces for the freedom of opinion
  • Fake news: the media between information, distortion and emotionalism

30 minutes for discussion

12.30 a.m. Lunch Break

1.30-3.00 p.m. Workshop 3: Changes and Adjustments for Foreign Cultural and Educational Policies

  • Networking of networks, locally/globally
  • Cultural work in a time of radicalisation

30 minutes for discussion

3.00-4.00 p.m. Experts‘ Fishbowl with All Speakers
4.00-4.15 p.m. Summary and Closing Words Prof. Dr. Caroline Y. Robertson-von Trotha

Subject to alterations

Contact and application: wika(at)ifa.de

For further information please see the Website of the ifa




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