International youth exchange

International youth exchange Chernivtsi, Ukraine, 5-22 of August 2012

Call for participants

Project info: Chernivtsi – little Vienna or European Alexandria, city which was speaking 5 languages and had more bookstores than bakeries, is a living example of multicultural community with its own cultural Mythos. Some stories of the city are well known – synagogue becoming cinema, Romanian mayor Trayan Popovici rescuing 20000 Jews during WW2, Jewish girl Miriam Taylor surviving ghetto and WW2, its famous people – Paul Celan, Rose Auslaender, Mihai Eminescu, Olha Kobylyanska etc. During the project we plan to discover and study these stories-and many others, in order to describe and creatively present multiethnic and multicultural Chernivtsi

Activities: We will research, document and creatively present stories Jewish, Polish, Romanian-Moldovan, German-Austrian, Ukrainian life, make time-trips to different historic periods of the city. The project will finish with exhibition and documentary theater. Activities will include: – meeting representatives of different ethnic minorities, recording interviews – research work in the city (history of buildings, streets, areas) – collecting, discussind and adapting oral history materials – developing materials for studying local history by means of documentary theater and other creative methods

More info and application form – http://svit-ukraine.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/mirror-of-history.html <http://aaad.clientmailup.com/f/tr.aspx/?94Ud8c=nswwst_94&x=pv&.=qoo_fc:=&eea/mmdj9ezi&c1:&x=pv&5/5:.7ga.e33./i&moznomzsm-:cc.fz.6189dh.cj38e-.NCLM>

Facebook <http://www.facebook.com/share.php?u=http://aaad.clientmailup.com/frontend/nl_preview_window.aspx?idNL=422&t=Share on Facebook> Twitter <http://twitter.com/home?status=Share on twitter http://aaad.clientmailup.com/frontend/nl_preview_window.aspx?idNL=422> <http://www.facebook.com/share.php?u=http://aaad.clientmailup.com/frontend/nl_preview_window.aspx?idNL=422&t=Seguici%20-%20Follow%20us> <http://twitter.com/home?status=Seguici%20-%20Follow%20us%20http://aaad.clientmailup.com/frontend/nl_preview_window.aspx?idNL=422>