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At the last meeting of the ITI Germany, the two members of the Theatre and Media Society Latin America eV Alexander Stillmark and Bettina Sluzalek re-elected to the Board or elected.

Portrait Heidrun Adler by Almuth Fricke and Kati Röttger “30 años en América Latina dedicados al teatro: Homenaje a la traductora e investigadora Alemana Heidrun Adler” (in Spanish).

Light and sound for the theater Córdoba – Symbolic handover of theater technology on the premises of the NDR
The International Theatre Institute in Berlin and the North German Radio in Hamburg have passed on Wednesday 13 September Theatre Technology at the Argentine General Guillermo Kreckler – a symbolic support of young Theater Generation Argentina.

“Scenic Negotiating – Brazilian contemporary theater” – dissertation of Uta Atzpodien
The dissertation of Uta Atzpodien is the transcript Verlag. Published and can be ordered there
theater can be an extremely dynamic place creative negotiation of cultural and social issues. That shows this scientific journey through contemporary theater in Brazil and in particular by the theater scene in Sao Paulo. This band met the Brazilian theater of the 20th century and especially theater groups and -machern in their historical and socio-cultural context since the 90s. In dialogue with postcolonial and Latin American cultural theories of view and understanding of the hitherto poorly understood in German-speaking theater practice in Brazil be extended.
Long Brazil stays and close contacts with the theater scene allow the external perspective of the author deeper insights. These also make the scientific practice to a cultural negotiation. Not the drama is at the center – as often in the local study of the theater Latin America – but the theater as a staging and transient event in a particular sociocultural context. It is about a theater which is deliberately oriented collectively, highlights the work process and targeted searches for cross-border areas.

Munich: Collection Latinamerican Theatre
Collection Latinamerican theater of theater and media society Latin America eV with 500 manuscripts, 600 printed pieces and 120 theater scientific monographs is the Spanish Library of the Institute of Romance Philology of Maximilian University, Ludwigstr. 25, 80539 München, accessible.