1954

ad The Law of Evolutionary Potential: „There are at the present time two great nations in the world which seem to tend towards the same end, although they started from different points; I allude to Russiand and the Americans. Both of them have grown up unnoticed; and while the attention of mankind was directed esewhere, […]

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About Danube Region.

„Great Stream – in this sense: large, long and broad river – is supposed to bbe the transnlation of the maybe Celtic name of the Danubia, which reads similarily in all the European languages: Danubius, Danube, Donau, Duna, Dunava, Dunarea, Tuna and so on.“ Weitmann 2011, S. 10 „Street, bridge, border – these three aims, […]

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Place-making Tactics or Strategies? A Case Study on Governmental Strategies in Urban Restructuring Processes and the Effective Challenge of Asylum Seekers’ Trying to Find a Place and Way of Place-making in Bolzano

And yet another article recently published. Abstract: European cities respond to demands arising from the global standpoint competition, supporting progress and development according to a profit-oriented ideal. Neoliberal policies and large-scale urban restructuring projects are common tools aimed to create safe cities for a shopping society. But even though persistent power relations seem to dominate […]

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#BREXIT Backlash

Living in Vienna, Italian Citizenship a German sweetheart in Spain working intense but smoothly catholic background, fast-breaking in the evening 5 min beer at a Salsa club dancing with some French people final drink at the Bolivian local On 24.06.16 many commit to transnational standards of the EU

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EU-representatives, reconnect!

Dear EP representatives, 2015 was a year dominated by crisis talks and it’s almost astonishing how easily we Europeans learned to cope with it! Since 2007, when the financial market crisis first hit Europe, I never got rid of the term ‚crisis‘ again, becoming a regular terminology in your and my  vocabularies: government debt crisis, employment […]

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#thishumanworld 2015

Es ist wieder #thishumanworld.  Es beginnt zum 03.12. und endet am 11.12.2015. Neben Viennale, Urbanize, und Stadt.Land.Wandel ein weiteres schon etabliertes Filmfestival im Wiener Frühwinter; kalt ist es für gewöhnlich. 80 Filme werden ab Donnerstag in Gartenbau Kino, TopKino, Schikaneder, Brunnen Passage und Filmcasino gezeigt. Kartenvorverkauf ist bis zum 03.12. möglich. Nachdem ich das schon erledigt hab, hier eine kleine Auswahl an […]

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Leipzig: Alles anders.

Ein kurzes Sommerwochenende nutzte ich, gemeinsam mit zwei Freunden (Thomas Stollenwerk, Biorama und Felix Theile,  freischaffender Künstler), um Leipzig an der eigenen Haut zu erleben. Keiner von uns war zuvor jemals länger als 20 Minuten in dieser Perle des ehemaligen deutschen Osten gewesen. Alle drei erwarteten wir uns viel und wurden nicht enttäuscht. Wie immer finden sich […]

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