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Intercultural Public Intellectual Engagement

gets there—the conflict or challenge to which it gives rise by urging the recognition of the excluded, the inferiorised and the misrecognised, and by the formation of new, inclusive, hyphenated and multiple overlapping identities. The dialogue comes into being because of identity-based claims; it proceeds by recognising identities; and its goal, its teleology, is the construction of new identities and new relationships, which are not reducible to redistribution. 3 Multiculturalism and Interculturalism The kind of public intellectual engagement or

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The Most Famous Writer of the Low Countries: Herman Brusselmans Star Author and (Reluctant) Public Intellectual

Identity, 1800 to the Present. Eds. Gaston Franssen and Rick Honings. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. 11- 27 Hendrickx, Wilfried. 30 June 1988. “Billen Bloot. De auteur: ‘Mijn levensverwachting ligt laag.’” Humo. Heynders, Odile. 2012. “Strijd in voetnoten. Grunberg op de voorkant van de Volkskrant.” Strijd! Polemiek en confl ict in de Nederlandse letteren. Eds. Suzanne Fagel, Eep Francken, and Rick Honings. Leiden: Leiden University Press. 223-229. _____. 2016. Writers as Public Intellectuals. Literature, Celebrity

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The Public Antagonist and Martyr: Reading A.H.J. Dautzenberg against Literary Typologies

.H.J. Dautzenberg. NRC. 21 Oct. 2017. <https://www.nrc.nl/nieuws/2015/01/03/ik-sticht-verwarring--ja-1452860-a389010>. Habermas, Jürgen. 2009. Europe, The Faltering Project. Trans. Ciaran Cronin. Cambridge: Polity. Heynders, Odile. 2015. Writers as Public Intellectuals: Literature, Celebrity, Democracy. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Moran, Joe. 2000. Star Authors. Literary Celebrity in America. London: Pluto. Mathijsen, Marita. 2013. Historiezucht: De obsessie met het verleden in de negentiende eeuw. Nijmegen

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Pedagogy is Coming Back! Some Hopeful Signs for Sustainable General Education and Worldview Education

religious education to worldview education and beyond. The strength of a transformative pedagogical paradigm. Journal for the Study of Religion , 27 (1), 82–103. Miedema, S. (2016). We need religious educators as public intellectuals. Paper presented in the International Seminar on Religious Education and Values, Session XX, Chicago, USA, July 31–August 5, 2016. Miedema, S., & Bertram-Troost, G.D. (2015). The challenges of global citizenship for worldview education. The Perspective of social sustainability. Journal of Teacher Education for Sustainability

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The Philosopher In The Newspaper: Serhiy Krymsky As A Public Intellectual

References BOURDIEU, P. (1998). On Television. New York: The New Press. Krymsky, S. (2001). Philosopher Whom the World Failed to Catch. The Day, №1 . Krymsky, S. (2003). Third Millennium: Shattered Illusions. The Day, № 10, 25 March. Makhun, S. (2001). Serhiy Krymsky’s monologues about wisdom and life. The Day, № 14, 15 May. Sandel, M. J. (2005). Public Philosophy: Essays on Morality in Politics. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. Posner, R. (2003). Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline. Cambridge

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The Figure of the Migrant: Tommy Wieringa’s Intellectual Intervention

References Andersson, Ruben. 2014. Illegality, inc. Clandestine Migration and the Business of Bordering Europe. Oakland: University of California Press. Baert, Patrick and Josh Booth. 2012. “Tensions Within the Public Intellectual: Political Interventions from Dreyfus to the New Social Media.” International Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society 25(4): 111-126. Baert, Patrick and Alan Shipman. 2013. “The Rise of the Embedded Intellectual: New Forms of Public Engagement and Critique.” New Public Spheres

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Felix Frankfurter and the Law

, placing former students in the administration, and behind the scenes advocating for policies supported by his friend and mentor, Brandeis. He had turned down positions on the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts and as United States Solicitor General, choosing to remain at Harvard, apparently unconcerned that many of his colleagues disapproved of his liberal activism. By his fifties, in sum, Frankfurter could point to an extraordinary career as a lawyer, public intellectual, and political actor. Much of what he did – his defense of radicals, his attacks on

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Intellectual Field, Networks, and Reputation Economy in Romania After 1989

Romantic Years. Memories, Thoughts]. Iași: Polirom. Altafini, C. (2012). Dynamics of Opinion Forming in Structurally Balanced Social Networks . PLoS ONE 7(6): e38135. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038135. Andreescu, Gabriel (2010). 20 de ani de războaie culturale. Victoria junk-conservatorismului [20 years of cultural wars. The victory of junk-conservatism], In Matei, S. A., & Momescu, M. (eds.). Forum idols: Why a middle class spirit is preferable to the “elite” of public intellectuals. Indianapolis: Ideagora. https://nbn-resolving.org/urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar

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Authorial Self and Modernity as Reflected in Diaries and Memoirs. Three 19th-Century Hungarian Case Studies

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The role of the diaries and memoirs in the process of the conscious self-reflection and their contribution to the emergence of modern individual personalities are well-known facts of the intellectual history. The present paper intends to analyze a special form of the creation of modern individual character; it is the self-creation of the writer as a conscious personality, often with a clearly formulated opinion about her/his own social role. There will be offered several examples from the 19th-century history of the Hungarian intelligentsia. This period is more or less identical with the modernization of the “cultural industry” in Hungary, dominated by the periodicals with their deadlines, fixed lengths of the articles, and professional editing houses on the one hand and the cultural nation building on the other. Concerning the possible social and cultural role of the intelligentsia, it is the moment of the birth of a new type, so-called public intellectual. I will focus on three written sources, a diary of a Calvinist student of theology, Péter (Litkei) Tóth, the memoirs of an influential public intellectual, Gusztáv Szontagh, and a belletristic printed diary of a young intellectual, János Asbóth.

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Introduction: The Return of the Author to the Field of Dutch Studies

, Laurens. 2015. Door Prometheus geboeid. De autonomie en autoriteit van de moderne Nederlandse auteur. Hilversum: Uitgeverij Verloren. Heynders, Odile. 2016. Writers as Public Intellectuals. Literature, Celebrity, Democracy. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. Honings, Rick. 2016. De dichter als idool. Literaire roem in de negentiende eeuw. Amsterdam: Bert Bakker. _____. 2018. Star Authors in the Age of Romanticism. Literary Celebrity in the Netherlands. Leiden: Leiden University Press [to be published]. Marx

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