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Johannes Ebert (Secretary General Goethe-Institut) opens the Latitude Festival. Michelle Müntefering (Minister of State) sends an address of welcome from the Federal Foreign Office of Germany in Berlin.
Opening talk with Nanjira Sambuli (political scientist and digital strategist, Nairobi), Souleymane Bachir Diagne (philosopher, New York City), Nikita Dhawan (political scientist, Berlin), Prasanna Oommen (moderator, Cologne)
Panel with João Roxo (designer and visual strategist, Maputo), Russel Hlongwane (cultural producer and consultant, Durban), James Shikwati (economist, Nairobi), moderator: Molemo Moiloa (artist and curator, Johannesburg)
Video-Performance by Joana Tischkau (Choreographer and performer, Berlin)
Video chain reaction with Malcolm Ohanwe (journalist, Munich), Lorena Jaume-Palasí (ethics & technology, Berlin), Renata Ávila Pinto (lawyer and activist, Guatemala City), Reem Al-Masri (journalist and net activist, Amman)
Artistic interventions with and by Eric 1key (poet, MC and performer, Kigali)
Panel with Nanjira Sambuli (political scientist, Nairobi), Renata Ávila Pinto (lawyer and activist, Guatemala City), Esra'a Al Shafei (activist, Bahrain), Mi You (curator and lecturer, Cologne)
Conversation with Thó Simões (artist, Malanje), Renata Martins (curator, journalist and art critic, Bonn) | Language: Portugese
Panel with Lotte Arndt (cultural theorist, Paris), Rachel O'Reilly (artist and curator, Berlin/Brisbane), Sammy Baloji (artist, Brussels/Lubumbashi), Elena Agudio (curator, Berlin)
Karina Griffith, curator of the film programme Camera Memory for Human Forgetfulness, in conversation with filmmakers Thirza Cuthand (filmmaker, Toronto) and Jessica Lauren Elizabeth Taylor (artist, filmmaker and community organiser, London)
The moderator of the Latitude Festival, Prasanna Oommen, looks back on a successful first festival day, filled with a large number of interesting and important debates.
Panel with Leora Bilsky (lawyer, Tel Aviv), Larissa Förster (cultural and social anthropologist, Berlin), Alexander Herman (lawyer, London/Toronto), John Nakuta (lawyer, Windhoek), Ayisha Osori (author and consultant, Dakar)
With Ozoz Sokoh (food explorer, Lagos), Luciana Santos dos Reis (Researcher and Yakekerê, Salvador)
Panel with Tonya Nelson (lawyer and art historian, London), Léontine Meijer-van Mensch (museum director, Leipzig), Manuela Bauche (historian, Berlin), Latika Gupta (art historian, Delhi), Ciraj Rassool (historian, Cape Town), Keyna Eleison (curator and art critic, Rio de Janeiro)
Panel with Émilie B. Guerétte (filmmaker, Montreal), Sabrina Fidalgo (filmmaker, Brazil), Graciela Guarani (filmmaker, Brazil) and Peggy Nkunga Ndona (filmmaker, Congo/Canada) | Language: Portugese
Video Performance (Duration: 29 Min) by Trixie Munyama (choreographer und performer, Windhoek), the work was commissioned by the Latitude festival
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Vitjitua Ndjiharine and Prasanna Oommen about the performance “The mourning citizen.” The performance was commissioned as part of the Latitude Festival.
Reading and Panel with film makers, scientists and artists from Africa and Europe
Vicensia Shule in conversation with Prasanna Oommen
Video-Performance by Pascale Obolo, followed by conversation with Assumpta Mugiraneza (sociologist, Kigali), Pascale Obolo (filmmaker, Paris), Moderation: Katharina Hey (Director Goethe-Institut, Kigali)
Joana Tischkau in conversation with Prasanna Oommen
Video chain reaction with Malcolm Ohanwe (journalist, Munich), Urvashi Butalia (author and publisher, Delhi), Nelago Shilongoh (theatre producer and actress, Windhoek), Keyna Eleison (Curator, Rio de Janeiro)
Panel with Urvashi Butalia (author and publisher, Delhi), Nelago Shilongoh (theatre producer and actress, Windhoek), Mark Terkessidis (freelance author and migration researcher, Berlin), moderator: René Aguigah (moderator and journalist, Berlin)
Panel with Sonja Anders (Theatre Director of Schauspiel Hannover), Johannes Ebert (Secretary General of the Goethe-Institut, Munich), Natalie Bayer (Head of FHXB Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum), moderator: Prasanna Oommen (moderator, Cologne) | Language: German
with Aldri Anunciação (author and dramaturg, Salvador), Diego Araúja (artist and theatre director, Salvador), Laís Machado (artist and performer, Salvador) | Language: Portugese
Conversation with Denise Ferreira da Silva (philosopher, Vancouver), Laís Machado (transdisciplinary artist and performer, Salvador), MuSa Michelle Mattiuzzi (performer, São Paulo) | Language: Portugese
Reflection by Nikita Dhawan (scientist and theorist, Berlin)
Short film "Catégorie intermédiaire" by Rachel Nyangombe
Concert by Nyangombe from minute 3:16
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