Kammer 1

ASLI ERDOĞAN UND CAN DÜNDAR

IN CONVERSATION WITH ALEX RÜHLE AND LUISA SEELING (SÜDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG)

Talk

Those who insist on freedom of expression and of the press under President Erdoğan are considered traitors of Turkey. Can Dündar, former editor-in-chief of the Cumhuriyet newspaper, and the writer Aslı Erdoğan, continue their commitment to a democratic Turkey from their exile in Germany. In conversation with the journalists of the Süddeutsche Zeitung, Alex Rühle and Luisa Seeling, they discuss possibilities of resistance. In the face of authoritarian developments in the Turkey, how should Europe respond?