On a narrow beach lined by high cliffs, several people can be seen, in the foreground, for example, a woman carrying a child of about three years. The beach is littered with life jackets and inflatable boat parts

Migrants arrive on the Greek island of Lesbos near the village of Skala Sikaminias after crossing the Aegean sea in an inflatable boat from Turkey (2015)



How are societies and states shaped by displacement and migration? What are the recent debates around cultural diversity, integration, and identity in countries beyond Europe? And how do migrants’ stories influence the arts?

KULTURAUSTAUSCH offers a broad selection of global viewpoints and perspectives on these and other questions - while also regularly addressing migration history, refugee policy, immigration societies, xenophobia, exile and more.