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14 December 20:30 - 22:00

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

Meer dan een monsterboek | Hanna Bervoets, Martijntje Smits, Damiaan Denys | B-Unlimited 14 december 2018

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 aspects, Frankenstein is both a literary masterpiece as well as a pioneering text in a genre that would only gain a name decades later: science fiction. The book presents a provocative dialogue about how we should deal with the progress of technology, predicting not just the great expectations, but also the profound fears machines inspire. On the …

Terugblik - 28 November 20:30 - 22:00

Indo-European parents: stories behind the silence - Reggie Baay & Adriaan van Dis

The programme is sold out. A programme in Dutch on the colonial heritage in Indo-European families in The Netherlands. Writers Adriaan van Dis and …

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Terugblik - 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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Terugblik - 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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Terugblik - 18 October20:30 - 22:00

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

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 …

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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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