European Forum of History and Arts 2012 Liège Belgium 09.-20.04.2012 Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Liège Melting Pot – Migrations in the Walloon Region Liège, the city that is often referred to as the “Latin City of the North”, and the Walloon Region mark the starting point for the theme of migration. The city and the region have experienced several migration flows: migration for bread, migrant workers (especially mineworkers) as well as political and economic fugitives. This way the local culture overlaps with the immigrant culture that was brought along from Southern and Eastern Europe as well as from North and Central Africa (Mehr...)