Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities

Academic Freedom and Freedom of Speech: A Short History of a Complex Relationship

Lately, the allegedly restricted freedom of expression at universities has been discussed intensively in European and American media. Nonetheless, we should be careful about equating academic freedom with freedom of speech.

Arts & Humanities

Why We Shouldn’t Write Off Handwriting Just Yet

New technologies have changed the way we write – but the practice of handwriting is still alive, albeit sometimes in a different way.

Arts & Humanities

White Promise: Performance Artist Mbene Mwambene in Conversation

Zambian-Malawian theater artist Mbene Mwambene has spent his career travelling and performing internationally. His piece “The Whispers” charts the impact of colonialism on his family history. Here, he talks to scholar and dramaturg Michel Büch about their collaboration on the piece, the concept of “white promise,” and awkward audience discussions.

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Book Talk: Gerhard Schreiber über „Im Dunkel der Sexualität“

Gerhard Schreiber ist Theologe sowie Sexualethiker. In seinem neuesten Werk beschäftigt er sich mit den Schattenseiten von Sexualität und möchte Licht ins Dunkel bringen, in dem er die Komplexität des Themas beleuchtet. Wir haben ihn dazu im Book Talk befragt.

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