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01 Apr 2020 · 6.00 pm

Sigrid Weigel: Das unheimliche Erbe der Kulturnation

Venue: Bayerische Akademie der Schönen Künste, Max-Joseph-Platz 3, 80539 München

Please note! This event unfortunately has to be postponed!

Lecture within the series Nationale Kultur? Missbrauch und Instrumentalisierung der Bayerischen Akademie der Schönen Künste

A central element of right-wing extremist thinking is the attempt to rewrite culture and history in Germany and to assimilate it according to intellectually narrow national conceptions.
In a series of lectures, the Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts is taking a stand against the abuse and instrumentalisation of culture by right-wing thinking. A lecture series with the following speakers:
18.03.2020 Heinrich Detering
26.03.2020 Volker Weiß
01.04.2020 Sigrid Weigel
20.04.2020 Armin Nassehi
04.05.2020 Stephan Trüby
16.06.2020 Andreas Bayer

In German.

The literary and cultural scholar Sigrid Weigel is the former director of the ZfL and Professor emerita at the Technical University of Berlin.