The Salons of the Republic: Spaces for Debate (Paperback)

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The Salons of the Republic: Spaces for Debate (Paperback)

By Holger Kleine (Editor)

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The political climate of our time is being shaped by a dwindling ability to engage in public dialogue, putting democratic practices under increasing pressure. In order to counter the trend towards retreating into the realm of self-affirmation, we need new spaces in which public debate is not only tolerated but stimulated. With this in mind, students at Rhein/Main University of Applied Sciences designed centrally located salons in Berlin and Frankfurt/ Main that could inspire interest in democratic engagement. In summer 2021, the German Architecture Museum will exhibit these designs. This book complements the exhibit with five essays by well-known authors, as well as a comic strip depicting a day in the life of the Salons of the Republic.
Product Details ISBN: 9783868597097
ISBN-10: 3868597093
Publisher: Jovis Verlag
Publication Date: July 31st, 2021
Pages: 160
Language: English