Friday, January 21, 2011, 7 pm
Symposium "Freedom of Speech"

Part 1: Neuer Berliner Kunstverein

„Das, was Sie eben gesagt haben, das will ich hier nicht hören!“
Freedom of speech, violating speech and the post sovereign subject
Lecture by Astrid Deuber-Mankowsky (Prof. Gender Studies, Bochum/Berlin)

„Freedom of Speech“ from a feminist queer perspective
Panel discussion with Astrid Deuber-Mankowsky (professor for Gender Studies, Bochum/Berlin), Marlene Streeruwitz (writer, Vienna/Berlin) and Regina Wamper (political scientist, Duisburg), moderated by Chrstiane Ketteler (author, Berlin)

Part 2: Kunstverein Hamburg

Allegiance to the truth and the borders of the freedom of speech
Lecture by Siegfried Jäger (professor for linguistics, Duisburg)

The Legality of the Image
Lecture by Costas Douzinas (Prof. of Law, London)

Free opinion and counter-public
Conversation with Gabriel Kuhn (writer and translator, Stockholm) and Mirko Tobias Schäfer (Prof. New Media & Digital Culture, Utrecht)

Lecture by Jürgen Link (Prof. emer. Deutsche Literatur, Hattingen)

Panel discussion with Gabriel Kuhn, Jürgen Link and Mirko Tobias Schäfer, moderated by Siegfried Jäger

Saliva in the buttermilk
Lecture by Stermann & Grissemann