Here and Now - Multicultural Lublin today

06.10.2007. Main part of the project includes journalistic, photographical, web design and intercultural workshops adressed to the young people (secondary school and university students). During the workshops we tried to recognize, disscuss and describe different aspects of multiculturalism in contemporary Lublin.

The workshops had a place during meetings of the ?Akademia Obywatelska? (the Civil Academy) ? group of young people from Lublin and region, active on cultural and social field. The Akademia Obywatelska exist and works in the framework of  ?Grodzka Gate ? NN Theatre? Center from Lublin.

Part of the project was open meetings with invited experts on multicultural topics. We have organised meetings with : Avishay Hadari (theatre director from Israel living in Lublin), Tomasz Stefaniuk Ph.D.(head of Lublin's department of the Muslim League), Jerzy Rohoziński Ph.D (expert on Islam topics, journalist of Polish Radio), Andrzej Polakowski (photographer) and Agnieszka Caban (cultural activist in Lublin's Roma community).

Articles prepared as effect of the workshops were published in ?Opornik? (monthly journal issued by the  Akademia Obywatelska). After realisation of the programme we have published special, multicultural issue of ?Opornik?.
We have prepare also a radio report and an internet site www.pk.org.pl/multiculturallublin .

Project was realized by: Stowarzyszenie Panorama Kultur (Panorama of Cultures Association) (www.pk.org.pl), Akademię Obywatelską (Civil Academy) (www.ao.lublin.pl),  Ośrodek ?Brama Grodzka - Teatr NN?  (?Grodzka Gate ? NN Theatre? Center)  (www.tnn.pl) and British Council (www.britishcouncil.pl).