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Roma Youth: Together for Emancipation and Empowerment The role of history in the participation and inclusion of Roma young people In the framework of the programme of the German Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe   Online conference and public event 7-8-9 April 2021 on the occasion of International Roma...

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: “Hate speech and Antigypsyism in the Media”

    Hate speech remains a global phenomenon which disproportionately affects Sinti and Roma around Europe and the world. Both in the traditional media outlets as well as online, in particular on social media, Sinti and Roma are victims of discriminatory and hateful discourses, misinformation, misrepresentation and fake news, all considered as manifestations of antigypsyism....

ERIAC launches Roma component program within the framework of the German Presidency of the Council of Europe in 2021

In the framework of the German Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, ERIAC will organize a series of activities to raise awareness of the importance of awareness of the importance of Roma arts and culture by highlighting the contributions of Roma to majority societies and advocate for the building of...

Achille Mbembe: The Global Present

This video was first published on post, The Museum of Modern Art’s online resource devoted to art and the history of modernism in a global context. This presentation was part of The Multiplication of Perspectives, which took place in April 2019 at The Museum of Modern Art, and brought together scholars, artists, and curators from around...

Germany takes over the Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe

Strasbourg, 18.11.2020   On 18 November 2020, Germany took over the Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe from Greece during a video-conference meeting with representatives of the Organisation’s 47 member States.   Greece’s Alternate Minister for Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis gave an overview of his country’s achievements during its Presidency. The new...

Safeguarding our Romani Language – International Conference

On the occasion of the World Day of Romani Language, the European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture in partnership with the Council of Europe and the Plurilingualism Research Unit of the University of Graz organizes the International Conference Safeguarding our Romani Language (online event).

Lecture: Prof. Dr. Gayatri Spivak on Affirmative Sabotage

On 26 February 2018, in the framework of ERIAC’s first “International Cultural Outreach Program”, Prof. Dr. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak of Columbia University gave a lecture together with Roma feminist scholars. In this panel discussion organised in ERIAC’s office and art space in Berlin, outstanding Roma activists discussed the transformative potential of transnational alliances and the...

Resilient Cultural Heritage and Communities in Europe (REACH) Conference 2018

ERIAC was honored to participate in the REACH 2018 opening conference. The REACH is a major EU Horizon2020 project which aims to contribute to unlocking the potential of people to engage in culture and cultural heritage (CH) in order to foster creativity and innovation and, thereby, to empower citizens to face the immense and rapid changes...

Decolonizing the North: Royal Institute of Art & Konsthall C, Stockholm

ERIAC Contributes to the Decolonizing North, Conference 07-08 December 2017 Locations: Royal Institute of Art and Konsthall C, Stockholm   Invited speakers: Lesley-Ann Brown Gurminder K. Bhambra Gunilla Larsson Encarnacion Gutierrez-Rodriguez Tone Olaf Nielsen   Respondents: Ylva Habel, Patricia Lorenzoni, Timea Junghaus, and Stefan Helgesson Artists: Anawana Haloba, Katarina Pirak Sikku, Minna L. Henriksson, Santiago...

ERIAC Conceptualizes and Contributes to the Symposium “Collecting, Curating and Presenting Roma”

30 November 2017 Bratislava Goethe Institute   What is the current topography of Roma collections in Europe, and how do Slovak cultural initiatives and artists’ strategies contribute to it? Which institutions preserve and present Roma cultural heritage? What is an ethical and effective strategy for collecting Roma-related information, objects, and cultural artifacts? How can Roma...