26 – 27 April 2017


Sarajevo Debate on Europe

26 April 2017
07:00 pm Debate on Sarajevo
27 April 2017
10:00 am Sarajevo Debate on Europe

26 April 2017, 07:00 pm 

19 h, Kamerni Teater 55

Public debate

Europe in the identity trap?

The resurgence of national constrictions and the idea of Europe

Dan Diner (historian, Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Basil Kerski (European Soldarność Centre, Poland)

Dubravka Stojanović (historian, University of Belgrade, Serbia)

Tarik Haverić (political scientist, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Chair: Volker Weichsel (editor „Osteuropa“, Germany)

27 April 2017, 10:00 am 

Bošnjački Institute

Internal debate 1

Islam – Judaism - Christianity
Learning from Sarajevo?

Statements and panel:
Ivo Marković (Franciscan monk, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Dino Abazović (Islamic religion sociologist, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Eli Tauber (Jewish historian and publicist, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Chair: Carl Henrik Fredriksson (editor “Eurozine”, Austria)

Discussion with involvement of the audience


15-18 h, Bošnjački Institute
Internal debate 2

Russia – Arab Gulf States – Europe
Strategies of expanding spheres of influence

Introduction and chair:
Senad Pećanin (writer and lawyer, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Statements and panels:
Russia: Sergej Lebedew (writer, Russia) and Srđan Šušnica (publicist and cultural scientist, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Arab Gulf States: Sebastian Sons (islamic and political scientist, sociologist, Germany) and Hajrudin Somun (journalist and diplomat, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Europe: Marie-Janine Calic (historian, Germany) and
Slavo Kukić (sociologist and politician, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

A project by Deutsche Akademie für Sprache und Dichtung,
S. Fischer Stiftung and Allianz Kulturstiftung

Goethe-Institut Bosnia and Herzegovina

Kindley supportetd by:
Traduki from funds of the German Federal Foreign Office

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