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18 October 20:30 - 22:00

North Korea: daily life in a mental dictatorship - the story of the refugee

North-Korea: Daily Life in a Mental Dictatorship | Jang Jin-sung, Remco Breuker & Hassnae Bouazza

Remco Breuker is a true expert on North Korea. While North and South negotiate peace and nuclear disarmament, with and without the US, Breuker warns against optimism, as he recognizes the strategizing of the North Korea's ruthless dictatorship. Despite the negotiations, the daily lives of North Koreans are not likely to improve, as we will hear from the former propaganda poet Jang Jin-sung , who fled to the South. Once he had to sing the praises of the supreme leader, but now he is free to …

9 November 20:30 - 22:00

Arnon Grunberg & Abdelkader Benali | Literatuur Late Night

On 9 November, our guest is none other than Arnon Grunberg , author of Tirza , The Jewish Messiah , Blue Mondays , Phantom Pains , and countless …

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16 November 20:30 - 22:00

Dancing Bears: Polish writer Witold Szablowski on Nostalgia for Communism

In his latest book, Dancing Bears: True Stories of People Nostalgic for Life Under Tyranny , the young Polish writer and journalist Witold …

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28 November 20:30 - 22:00

Production #1

Herkenbaar voor veel kinderen van Indische ouders: wat hebben ze weinig losgelaten over wat ze hebben meegemaakt tijdens en na de Tweede Wereldoorlog …

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14 December20:30 - 22:00

More Than a Monster: Reading Frankenstein with Hanna Bervoets & Martijntje Smits

In 1818, Mary Shelley then just 19 years old, wrote a ground-breaking book that has inspired countless Hollywood movies until this day. In many …

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Terugblik - 19 September 20:30 - 22:00

Morality, Truth and Fiction in America - Bas Heijne, Brad Watson and Markha Valenta

What does America represent these days? Now that truth and fiction are blurring more and more, and moral limits are being transgressed daily, what …

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