Take our “Cultural Quiz”

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Take our “Cultural Quiz”

September 26, 2018 | Effy Tselikas | Cultural challenges

Contribute to the 2018 ENCATC Congress Blog with this fun cultural quiz!

  • How do you say culture in your mother tongue?
  • Is there a Ministry of Culture in your country? Since when and under which name (Has it always been named this way?)
  • What is the current Minister of Culture?
  • What was the most famous, most emblematic Minister of Culture in your country?
  • Tricky question: Which organization deals with culture in the European Commission and the Council of Europe? Who directs them?

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Discover the answers…

  • Culture in your mother tongue
    • Greece : Πολιτισμός, κουλτούρα (Politismos, Coultoura)
    • Netherlands : Cultuur
    • Italy : Cultura
    • Lithuania : Kultura
    • Sweden : Kulturuui
    • Catalonia : Cultura
    • Japan : 文化 (Bunka)
    • Albania : kulturë
    • Germany : Kultur
    • UK/USA : culture
    • Arabic countries : ثقافة
    • Basque :  kultura
    • Denmark : kultur
    • Spain/Latin America : cultura
    • Espéranto : kulturo
    • Finland : kulttuuri
    • Frisian : kultuer
    • Hungary : kultúra
    • Iran : فرهنگ farhang
    • Polandkultura
    • Portugal : cultura
    • Romania : cultură
    • Russia : культура)
    • Czech Republic : kultura
    • Turkey : kültür
    • Vietnam : văn hóa

 

  • Ministry of Culture in your country
    • Greece : Υπουργείου Πολιτισμού και Αθλητισμού / Ministry of Civilization and Sports
    • Netherlands :  (since 1918) Minister of Education, Culture and Science/Before : Ministry of Education, Arts & Science
    • Italy : (since the seventies) MIBAC (Ministero per i Beni e le Attivita Culturali)/ Before: Ministero della Cultura
    • Lithuania : Ministry of Culture
    • Sweden : Ministry of Culture/Before : Ministry of Ecclesiastic Affairs
    • Catalonia : (since 1980) Ministry of Culture
    • Japan : Agency for Cultural Affairs in Ministry of Education

 

  • Current Minister of Culture
    • Greece :  Mrs Mirsini Zorba
    • Netherlands :  Mrs Hedy D’Ancona
    • Italy : Mr Alberto Bonisoli
    • Lithuania : Mrs Liana Ruokyte-Jonson
    • Sweden : Mrs Alice Buy Kunhke
    • Catalonia : Mrs Laura Borras
    • Japan : Mr Rychei Miyata

 

  • Most known Minister of Culture
    • Greece : Mrs Melina Mercouri (actress)
    • Netherlands : Mrs Ingrid van Engelshaven
    • Italy : Mr Walter Veltroni / Mr Alberto Ronchey (journalist)
    • Lithuania : Mr Arùnas Gelùnas
    • Sweden :  Mrs Alice Buy Kunhke
    • Catalonia : Mr Joan Manuel Tresserras
    • Japan : Mr Tamotsu Aoki

 

  • Organisations dealing with Culture in Europe? Who directs them?
    • Mmm…
    • There are no such.
    • Commission : Cultural Affairs Committee / European Council Committee of Culture and Education/DG Education &Cullture / Creative Europe Program (Navracsic)
    • Council of Europe : CDPP  (Matjaz Gruden)
    • European Parliament :

 

Comments (Effy Tselikas): No or few answers. This raises questions about the place of culture in Europe. Or in any case on the citizenship appropriation of the European identity.