09:00 - 10:00 Registration / coffee
10:00 - 10:30 Welcome by the conference management: Prof. Gerhard Kampe, Coburg University
Greetings: Norbert Tessmer, mayor of Coburg
Welcome by the conference management: Dr. Thomas Kampe, Bath Spa University
10:30 - 12:00 Session 1
Sophie Dixon: Interdisciplinary artist working in the fields of film, sound, real and virtual installation / UK
Lecture: "Hidden Histories: Giving Presence to the Past"
Bahar Majdzadeh: Media artist, photographer, sculptor / Iran
Lecture: "Memory map and the policy of space"
Stephen Tiller: Opera and theater director, producer, writer, dramaturge, actor, teacher
and workshop facilitator / UK
Lecture: Menotti's opera "The Consul" in the context of memory, displacement and political exclusion.
12:00 - 13:00 Keynote speaker 1
Dr. Miriam Yahil-Wax: Writer, translator, dramaturge / Israel
Lecture: "Theatre of Transnational Communication"
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Keynote speaker 2
Richard White: Artist, researcher, lecturer in media practice at the College of the Liberal Arts
Bath Spa University / UK
Lecture: "Walking-with holocaust memory: porous bodies and reluctant heritage"
15:00 - 16:30 Session 2
Stephan von Borstel: Artist, graphic arts, exhibitions / Germany
Lecture on remembrance culture and Holocaust
Andreas Koop: Dipl. Designer / Germany
Presentation on the visuality of the "old" and "new" right-wing groups
16:30 - 17:00 30 min break
17:00 - 18:00 Presentation of the results of the student project group "beyond forgetting 1938/2018"
University of applied sciences Coburg.
18:00 Dining together
09:30 - 10:30 Keynote speaker 3
Gaby Aldor: Dance critic, journalist, writer and co-founder of the "Arab-Hebrew Theater of Jaffa" / Israel
Lecture: "Exil, dance and theater"
10:30 - 12:00
Brahim Benmoh: Doctoral student of Applied Linguistics and Cultural Studies / Morocco
Lecture via Skype: "Rethinking Identity, Exile, Agency & Un/Belonging In
Contemporary Postcolonial Literature."
Madene Shachar und Havah Cohen: Collaborators of the Yad LaYeled Children's
Memorial Museum / Israel
Lecture via Skype: "From Performance to Dialogue"
Dr. Thomas Kampe: Performer, choreographer, director, researcher, senior lecturer in movement at the
College of the Liberal Arts Bath Spa University / UK
Lecture / Insight working practice: "Displaced / Displayed: re-enacting dances of migration"
a video installation
Lecture / Insight working practice: "Punti die fuga | Vanishing points" an international art project.
12:00 - 12:30 30 min break
12:30 - 13:30 Keynote speaker 4
Dr. Julia Pascal: Playwright and theater director / UK
Lecture: "How to stage the unstageable"
13:30 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 16:00 Session 4
Refugee form Syria / Coburg
Describing of personal experiences: War / persecution / flight
FEEL-Effect: Students from the field of social work / Coburg
Report about the conditions in the refugee camps in Greece, Serbia and Macedonia
16:00 - 17:00
Keynote speaker 5
Yehuda Sharim: Filmmaker and assistant professor at the University of California, Merced / USA
Lecture via Skype: "Displacement, Film and the Future: Seeking Human Refuge in
17:00 - 17:30 Plenary, goodbye
Teilnehmende Hochschulen, Organisationen, Unterstützer und Freunde:
Participating universities, organisations, supporters and friends: