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In  GREECE  – CHANIA  – CRETE  23/24 November 2012

General Theme: Heritage and Mediterranean Common Future

In the Mediterranean area, where our network operates in the areas of training and research in Information Science and Communication, manifested in recent years a number of social movements and political events, we have integrated into theoretical models of post-colonialism and postmodernism. But to analyze and understand them, one must know the languages that mediate speech coming from all sides and from many sources. Knowing this means decoding the language concepts, style, rhetoric, time of utterance and context of the statement. Our research project is the study of the evolution of concepts used in media spaces Mediterranean design a comparative glossary that will allow us to improve the knowledge and understanding. Along with a reflection on the Dialogue of Civilizations essential for lasting peace in the world. To this end we have been led to conceive the project of the creation of a “Thesaurus” of terms commonly used in information and communication, local populations of these areas, and the difference of interpretation may generate in some cases an entropy detrimental to intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding difficult because most of the time based on other cultural codes leading to a specific interpretation.
The first meeting on this subject was held in the University Fernando Pessoa under the chairmanship of Professor Salvato Trigo, Rector of the University Forum : “Legacy and Future shared Mediterranean: a study of nomadic concepts in Information and Communication” under the 23 / November 24th 2012 is the logical continuation of our approach and necessary for advancing to …:
Workshops planned:

WORKSHOP 1: Thesauri for intercultural dialogue necessity or utopia?

1.1 = Communication: uses and roles of ‘new media’

1.2= Médias, Immigration and Culture: integration or marginalization?

WORKSHOP 2:  In search of a new look on the other

2.1.= Tourism, heritage and media discourse;

2.2. =  Youth mobility training: role of new media;

2.3. = New crime trends in the Mediterranean.

WORKSHOP 3.  UNESCO’S Intercultural BridgesWar & Media

3.1 – The case  of  the “ Arabian spring “

3.2 = The position of International Media on the subject of crisis in the Countries of the “ Arabian Spring”

3 .3= Avoiding introspection .  Resolving  crisis through culture and the collaboration of the world of medias.
Deadline for submission of proposals (500à700signes) 30 September 2012:

Date of dispatch of text September 30, 2012

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