Christa Morgenrath / Press & Public Relations

Christa Morgenrath: As a literary scholar, a dramatist and a consultant of the well-known stage director, Dr. Roberto Cuilli, she already set the grass roots of international cultural exchanges while working at the “Theater an der Ruhr” in the 90's. Within the EXPO 2000 and the International Literature Festival in Berlin as well as her perennial work in West Africa, she was able to strengthen these exchanges in order complete essential development policy aspects. Since 2009 she initiated and is leading the project “stimmen afrikas” (Allerweltshaus Köln) with her team. Since then, she grounded a permanent forum for the discourse on Literature, Culture and Politics in Africa and Europe and built a network with various other actors in this sector.