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Worlds of Taste

How Is Society Affected by Smelling and Tasting?

Photo: Bambi Corro@unsplash

Worlds of Taste

How Is Society Affected by Smelling and Tasting?

Burning plastic, grandma’s apple pie, or the smell of someone we love: no other sense causes as immediate a response as smell. The perceptions of smell and taste are closely tied to our emotions, which is why they play a special role in our social life. How do smelling and tasting affect social identity and distinction? How do they affect social integration and cohesion?

We will discuss these and further questions with the following speakers:

Prof. Dr. Dr. Hanns Hatt, professor of cell physiology at Ruhr University in Bochum and president of the Akademienunion (Union of the German Academies of Sciences and Humanities)

Prof. Dr. Thomas O. Höllmann, professor of Chinese studies and ethnology and president of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities

PD Dr. Anne-Rose Meyer, professor of literature at the University of Wuppertal

Geza Schön, perfumer

Moderator: Tanja Runow, Deutschlandradio

Smell installation by Camilla Nicklaus-Maurer

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Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön
Evening Event Worlds of Taste, 14 th November 2018 with Hanns Hatt, Thomas O. Höllmann, Anne-Rose Meyer and Geza Schön

World of Tastes

14th November 2018

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The panelists 

Hanns Hatt is a biologist, physician and cell physiologist at the Ruhr University Bochum. The focus of his scientific work is on molecular and cellular olfactory research, especially on the effect of fragrances on humans. His books on this topic became bestsellers. Hanns Hatt has been President of the Union of the German Academies of Sciences and Humanities since September 2015.

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Union der deutschen Akadenmien der Wissenschaften
Museum für Kommunikation

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