Convening 22 February 2010

Mercoledì 19 maggio- Lunedì 24 maggio 2010

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Wednesday, May 19, 2010

10.00 a.m. – 10.20 a.m.   Official Greetings
Ferda Keskin, Istanbul Bilgi University and Nina zu Fürstenberg, Director of Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations

10.20 a.m. – 10.45 a.m.       Introduction
Dialogue on Civilizations in Istanbul 
Giancarlo Bosetti

10.45 a.m. – 11.45 a.m. Opening lecture: Nilüfer Göle
Chair: Giancarlo Bosetti

12.00 p.m. – 1.30 p.m

Abdou Filali-Ansary The Value of Pluralism in Societies with Prevailing Religious Worldviews
Gil Anidjar
: Medieval Spain and the Integration of Memory
Chair: Volker Kaul

3.00  p.m. – 3.45 p.m.
Fred Dallmayr: Religion, Politics and Islam: Toward Multiple Modes of Democracy

Thursday, May 20, 2010

10.00 a.m. – 11.45 a.m.
Robin Celikates and Stefan Gosepath :Freedom of Expression in Pluralist Societies – Its Justification and Political Point
Matthias Kettner Internet-based Public Spheres – A Cultural Resource for Democratic Pluralism?
Chair: Giovanna Borradori

12.00 p.m. – 12.45 p.m.
Roberto Toscano: Questioning Democracy
Chair: Francesco Margiotta Broglio

Round Table: Religion: an Integrating or Dividing Source?
2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.
Opening: Ibrahim Kalin, Participants: Sadik Al-Azm, Fred Dallmayr, Abdou Filali-Ansary
Closing: Ahmed Davutoglu (tbc)
Chair: Roberto Toscano

Friday, May 21,  2010

10.00 a.m –  11.30 a.m.
Ramin Jahanbegloo: Democratic Governance and the Challenge of Religious Pluralism in Muslim Societies
Irfan Ahmad:
Islam and Democracy: Some Anthropological Reflections
Chair: Nina zu Fürstenberg

11.45 a.m. – 1.15 p.m.
Albena Azmanova:
Against the Politics of Fear: On Deliberation, Inclusion, and the Political Economy of Trust
Maeve Cooke:
Translating Truth: Can Truth Speak Across Cultural Difference and If So, How
Chair:  Murat Borovali

2.30 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.
Seyla Benhabib: Human Rights, International Law and Democratic Iterations
Alain Touraine
: Common Citizenship and Cultural Pluralism
Chair: Alessandro Ferrara

Saturday, May 22,  2010

10.00 a.m. – 11.30 a.m.
Ulrich Steinvorth
: Human Rights in the West and in Islam
Sebastiano Maffettone:
Liberal Post-Colonialism?
Chair: Emrah Efe Çakmak


11.45 a.m. –  1.15 a.m
Stephen Macedo:
Civic Education, History, and Truth: Recognizing and Repairing National Partiality
Zygmunt Bauman:
Migration and Identities in the Globalized World
Chair: Ferda Keskin

Round table: Pluralism in Europe and the Accession of Turkey to the EU  6.00 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.
Egemen Bagis (tbc),
Zygmunt Bauman, Fuat Keyman, Alain Touraine, Edgar Morin (tbc)
Chair: Giancarlo Bosetti

Sunday, May 23,  2010

11.00 a.m. –  12.30 a.m.

Susanna Mancini: Unveiling the Limits of Tolerance: Constitutional Secularism and the Challenge of New and Old Fundamentalisms
Alfred Stepan:
The Multiple Secularisms of Modern Democratic and Non-Democratic Regimes
Chair: David Rasmussen

2.00 p.m. – 2.45 p.m  Edgar Morin (tbc)


Monday, May 24,  2010

10.00 a.m. –  10.45 a.m
Yirmiyahu Yovel
: The Other Within: the Marranos. Split Identity and Emerging Modernity

11.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m
Cengiz Aktar
: A Muslim Member of the European Union

Sadik Al-Azm: Turkey, Secularism and the EU: A View from Damascus
Chair: Barbara Henry

Round Table Global Modernities, Foreign Policy and Identity   1.45 p.m. – 3.30 p.m.
Particpants: Yeşim Arat, Dilek Kurban, Umut Ozkirimili, Soli Özel, Roberto Toscano
Chair: Fuat Keyman

3.30 p.m.

Closing  Halil Güven, Rector of Istanbul Bilgi University



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