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Opening speech by Pankaj Mishra [India/GB]: »Europe and the New World Disorder«

 

 

 

                                           Pankaj Mishra © Ali Ghandtschi

Last year, the Indian author and this year’s winner of the Leipzig Book Award for European Understanding published a highly lauded novel, »From the Ruins of Empire.« In it, he examined the resistance to Western worldviews from an Asian perspective. Now, he’ll turn to present-day Europe. »Nation-states implode and the map of the world is being redrawn nearly every week. What role does Europe, and specifically its most powerful country, Germany, have in this drama?«

 

Opening speech by Pankaj Mishra -  »Europe and the New World Disorder«