Sarah Grandke is a curator and mediator at the currently developing documentation center denk.mal Hannoverscher Bahnhof in Hamburg’s HafenCity. She is writing her doctorate on Displaced Persons from Eastern Europe and their memory initiatives in the immediate post-World War II period. Another focus of her work is the history of Sinte and Romani people in Germany and Eastern Europe.
˝The programme makes possible something that is all too rare in our society these days: speaking and having discussions across borders, not about each other, but with each other. That can be a hard slog at times, but at the same time the format makes space for follow-up questions and deeper conversations that are only possible through trust on all sides.
Felix, DialoguePerspectives alumnus