November 15-16, 2013. ESG Muenster
Ev. Kirchenkreis Münster,
Dept. for Eastern europe studies
Ev. Forum Münster e.V.
Lettisches Centrum Münster e.V.
Evangelische Studierendengemeinde ESG Münster
481 43 Muenster
Conference fee: 100, – (Students 50, -) Euro (includes accomodation, conference fee, catering during conference)
Friday, November 15
15.00 Opening lecture
16.00 Lectures and Discussion
20.00 Cultural Program
Saturday, November 16
09.30 Lectures and Discussion
14.00 Closing session
Cultures of Remembrance in Europe
Following the tradition of the Peace treaty of 1648 in Muenster and of the Latvian Gymnasium Muenster, common remembrance can become an model to learn tolerance and to communicate one’s own cultural identity within the European civil society.
The conference papers demonstrate, how this approach can be practiced in different contexts:
They underline the value of different methodical approaches:
– archival research
– media – analysis
– intergenerational learning
– intercultural dialogue
Contents and methods of “cultivating remembrance” invite people to share experiences from the past to prepare an other common future.
Information and Registration:
An der Apostelkirche 3
481 43 Münster
0049251 -51 028510