In 1986, Beckermann was one of the activists trying to prevent the election of Kurt Waldheim. Decades later, she returns to that moment to understand present-day Austria. Former UN Secretary General Waldheim concealed two years of his past during the Nazi regime – he impersonates Austria’s recent history.
Session with the presence of Ruth Beckermann.
8pm Inauguration of the exhibition
“They Defend Our Freedoms – 30 Years of the Sakharov Prize”
in collaboration with the European Parliament
9.30pm Opening Session
11pm Cocktail Cerveja MUSA