Multicultural Europe and Intercultural Dialogue Presented by the Experts

Yanka Tosteva

European Pilytechnical Universitry


Abstract: The current paper presents the results of analyses of two speeches delivered by Tibor Navrachich and Federica Mogherini during the European Cultural Forum “Talent and creativity for a stronger and more inclusive Europe” (2016). The model of rhetorical analysis created by Ivanka Mavrodieva is used during the survey of two speeches. The focus of the research is on the following topics: the role of identity and types of identities; cultural differences; multiculturalism in European countries; cultural diplomacy; cultural heritage; the impact of mobility of young people on building better understanding and respect for difference and diversity.

Key words: culture, multiculturalism, intercultural dialog.

Rhetoric and Communications E-journal, Issue 26, January 2017,,, ISSN 1314-4464

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