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War or peace: Sasha Filipenko and Mikhail Sjisjkin in conversation with Eva Hartog

Is Russia in a vicious cycle of dictatorship and revolution, or will the people manage to find a way out of history? - The evening will be interpreted by Seijo Epema. With musical interlude by pianist Rutger Jansen.

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Between East and West: A postcolonial journey of discovery with Alfred Birney and Ellen Deckwitz: Alfred Birney on his new non-fiction work "Zwerfpost" - Interview by Ellen Deckwitz, with a reading by Dewi de Nijs Bik READ ON >>>

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Writers Unlimited festival 2024 in the Hague neighborhoods!

Over a hundred writers, poets, performers, thinkers, and young talents from all over the world took you on a captivating journey from Thursday, January 18th to Sunday, January 21st, 2024, through …

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Nu terugkijken: Schaafijs en Afrodance!

First the adventurous story about the first shaved-ice vendor in Suriname, then letting loose in an Afrodance workshop led by one of the best African street style dancers of The Netherlands: Precious …

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'Wonderful afternoon in Vadercentrum', writers' reactions to their performance in the festival

Writers look back on their festival performance! Writers Unlimited received very nice comments after the 2024 festival edition from authors who performed and looked back fondly on their participation.

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Connie Palmen and Sven Ratzke on Marlene Dietrich

Saturday afternoon 20 January Connie Palmen and Sven Ratzke speak about Marlene Dietrich, gender, masculinity and femininity in 'You Do Something to Me', also featuring a musical performance by Sven, …

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Jan Mulder, Mirjam van Hengel and Bert Wagendorp about Remco Campert

Jan Mulder, Bert Wagendorp and Mirjam van Hengel, the expert writers' panel of 'de Volkskrant Leesclub Live' will discuss Remco Campert's multifaceted oeuvre on Saturday afternoon, 20 January (start …

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About shaved ice and an Afrodance workshop by Precious Alvares

Saturday afternoon, 20 January, for everyone aged ten and above: 'Schaafijs and Afrodance': a story from Suriname and an Afrodance workshop by Precious Alvares, one of the best Dutch African Street …

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Kevin Dutton, Gerard Spong en Antoine de Kom: De lessen van de psychopaat

Kevin Dutton, Gerard Spong and Antoine de Kom: The Wisdom of Psychopaths

Dr Kevin Dutton wrote The wisdom of psychopaths, how psychopathic traits can lead to success in many professional fields. Dutton will exchange thoughts on the subject with renowned Dutch lawyer Gerard Spong. Chaired by poet, writer and forensic …

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Antoine de Kom, Gerard Spong, Kevin Dutton

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