In the past five years, migration and nationalism have changed the composition of the global landscape. Waves of migration will change our human landscape forever. What role can we as arts
leaders play in the integration of refugees, in particular those who are artists? How are government agencies and institutions coping with this challenge? And how are migrant artists faring as
they search for a new stage?
Speakers | Matthea de Jong (Leeuwarden-Fryslân 2018, The Netherlands), Heba Hage-Felder (Arab Fund for Arts and
Culture - AFAC, Lebanon), Julie Halten (Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, Germany), Abid Hussain (Arts Council England, UK), Jalal Mando (Actor, Germany/Syria)
Moderator | Eugene Downes (Kilkenny Arts Festival, Ireland)