Exploring Mobility Around the Mediterranean

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04 Febrero 2011, Egypt

Exploring Mobility Around the Mediterranean

Call for Papers
Alexandria, Egypt, 4-6 February 2011

The Roberto Cimetta Fund (RCF) and the Arab Education Forum – Safar Fund are preparing this Symposium, to be held in Alexandria, Egypt on 4-6 February 2011, as part of their joint Istikshaf project exploring mobility around the Mediterranean, backed by the Anna Lindh Foundation. The event will be organized in cooperation with the International Association for Creation and Training (I-act), in the context of the Dialogue Programme-Creative Forum for Independent Theatre Groups (Europe-Mediterranean) which will be held from 1-10 February 2011.

Papers are welcome on the many and varied forms of mobility addressing one or more of the following themes:

mobility for learning or mobility as a learning tool;
challenges to mobility;
the culture of mobility;
mainstreaming/sustaining mobility as a culture and practice;
different models/paradigms of mobility: mobility vs. tourism, mobility vs. migration?
experiences in mobility around the Mediterranean;
mobility as a tool for reinforcing local cultural development.
Deadline for submissions is 15 September 2010.

For details, please contact: Angie Cotte, Secretary General, Roberto Cimetta Fund, c/o ONDA - 13 bis rue Henri Monnier, 75009 Paris, France; tel. : + 33 1 45 26 33 74; e-mail: angie.cotte@cimettafund.org; www.cimettafund.org