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Terugblik - 15 February 2019 20:30 - 22:00

Antjie Krog & Ellen Deckwitz: Dutch East-Indies and South-Afrka, history in poems

How can literature serve a greater understanding of history? Ellen Deckwitz (1982) wanted to write a poetry collection about her grandmother's life …

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Terugblik - 1 February 2019 20:30 - 23:00

Literair Variété - Yvo de Wijs en Pieter Nieuwint

On Friday, 1 February 2019, B-Unlimited celebrates Poetry Week with Ivo de Wijs and Pieter Nieuwint 's Literair Variété , a loving and joyous …

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Terugblik - 14 December 2018 20:30 - 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 - 28 November 2018 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 2018 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 2018 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 October 2018 20:30 - 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 2018 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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Terugblik - 14 September 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Frank Westerman & Mira Feticu | Nacht van de Dictatuur | Literatuur Late Night

Wat houdt het in om schrijver te zijn onder een dictatuur? Begrijpt het Westen de cultuur in het Oosten en vice versa? Op vrijdag 14 september ging …

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Terugblik - 7 June 2018 20:30 - 22:00

The Wilders Method

Philosopher Simone van Saarloos attended the trial against politician Geert Wilders, and developed a strong interest in het nationwide fascination …

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Terugblik - 1 June 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Heleen van Royen & Ronald Giphart - Literatuur Late Night

Heleen van Royen and Ronald Giphart : A night about taboos, sex and erotic books... in collaboration with Koninklijke Bibliotheek and Museum …

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Terugblik - 3 May 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Commemorating - a literary concert with Jan Terlouw and the Leonard Ensemble

Natuurkundige, oud-politicus, schrijver en milieuactivist Jan Terlouw geeft sinds zijn indrukwekkende optreden over het 'touwtje uit de brievenbu…

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Terugblik - 20 April 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Tom Lanoye introduces South-African writer Marianne Thamm - Hitler, Verwoerd, Mandela and me

South-African writer, journalist and occasional comedian Marianne Thamm grew up in the heydays of Apartheid, amid Afrikaans neighbours in Pretoria'…

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Terugblik - 6 April 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Pieter Waterdrinker & Oscar van den Boogaard - Literatuur Late Night

Een avond in het teken van de (auto)biografie, met de schrijvers Pieter Waterdrinker en Oscar van den Boogaard. Gespreksleider: Jeroen Vullings. …

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Terugblik - 16 March 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Joke Hermsen & Alexander Reeuwijk - Literatuur Late Night

Het thema van de 83ste Boekenweek, die van zaterdag 10 t/m zondag 18 maart 2018 plaatsvond, was 'Natuur'. Jeroen Vullings ging voor deze extra …

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Terugblik - 2 March 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Maxim Februari & Justine Le Clercq - Literatuur Late Night

'Hoe mens te zijn in een wereld die in toenemende mate bestuurd wordt door data?' Dit is de vraag die Maxim Februari wil beantwoorden in zijn nieuwe …

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Terugblik - 15 February 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Kiezen is geloven - met Petra Stienen, Jaap Spijkers, Pieter Hilhorst & Frits Hendrikx

B-Unlimited presenteert: een stoomcursus geloofwaardigheid voor kiezers (en politici) Het is weer verkiezingstijd! Tijd van gloedvolle verhalen, …

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Terugblik - 9 February 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Thomas Verbogt en Koen Peeters - Literatuur Late Night

Op vrijdag 9 februari waren Koen Peeters en Thomas Verbogt samen te gast bij B-Unlimited, Literatuur Late Night. Jeroen Vullings ging met ze in …

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Terugblik - 28 January 2018 20:30 - 22:00

Peter Verhelst & Marieke Lucas Rijneveld - Literatuur Late Night

De Vlaamse dichter, romancier en regisseur Peter Verhelst schreef het Poëziegeschenk van 2018 Wat ons had kunnen zijn . Tien tedere gedichten met …

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Terugblik - 14 December 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Bas Heijne & Stephan Sanders

We hadden een droom - de erfenis van drie wereldverbeteraars Ze voerden een felle strijd tegen ongelijkheid, onderdrukking en haat: Nelson …

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Terugblik - 1 December 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Alex Boogers & Murat Isik - Literatuur Late Night

Twee confronterende romans over afkomst, vriendschap en vergelding. Onder een hemel van sproeten van Alex Boogers speelt in een universum vol …

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Terugblik - 15 November 2017 20:30 - 22:00

The Taming of De Stijl


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Terugblik - 3 November 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Annejet van der Zijl & Emily Kocken - Literatuur Late Night

Annejet van der Zijl published in 2010 Bernhard , a reconstruction of the hitherto unknown German background of Prince Bernhard. With this book she …

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Terugblik - 20 October 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Franklin Foer and Eric Smit: World Withouth Mind

We socialize on Facebook, shop at Amazon and rely on Google for information. Without considering the consequences the world has embraced the products …

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Terugblik - 13 October 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Literatuur Late Night: Marcel Möring & Alicja Gescinska

Literature Late Night on Friday, October 13, welcomed the writers Marcel Möring and Alicja Gescinska. B-Unlimited host Jeroen Vullings talked with …

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Terugblik - 29 September 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Week of the African Novel with a.o. Ingrid Winterbach, Willem Anker & Andries Bezuidenhout

The Week of the African novel took place in The Netherlands and Flanders between 29 September and 8 October 2017. B-Unlimited opened the Week of the …

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Terugblik - 8 September 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Nacht van de Dictatuur Literature Late Night Special: Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer and Özcan Akyol

During the 'Nacht van de Dictatuur' in The Hague, B-Unlimited and ProDemos presented a special edition of Literature Late Night. Moderator Jeroen …

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Terugblik - 23 June 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Age of Anger - with Pankaj Mishra and Ian Buruma

Anger as an incentive in politics seems contemporary but sure is not. Two internationally renowned writers - Pankaj Mishra, who recently published …

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Terugblik - 2 June 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Literary show: Karin Amatmoekrim and Ted van Lieshout

Writers Karin Amatmoekrim and Ted van Lieshout - principal guests of this Dutch-spoken literary show - were eleven years old at the time of far-reach…

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Terugblik - 17 May 2017 20:30 - 22:00

The Good Lawyer - with Britta Böhler

Lawyer Britta Böhler became famous as attorney of ao. PKK-leader Öcalan, former Dutch member of parliament Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Volkert van der Graaf, …

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Terugblik - 5 May 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Music for the passage

In this programme three great artists join forces: writer Stefan Hertmans reads from his work. Koenraad Tinel paints and draws live on stage and Olge …

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Terugblik - 19 April 2017 20:30 - 22:00

War in The Dutch East-Indies - with Alfred Birney and Hans Goedkoop

A programme - in Dutch - on the role of Dutch fathers and grandfathers in the Indonesian war of independence in the late fourties of the past …

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Terugblik - 7 April 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Herman Brusselmans and Eva Meijer

The monthly literary show on Dutch literature, with guests Herman Brusselmans and Eva Meijer, who discuss their new books. With live music. In …

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Terugblik - 26 March 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Showing Colors in Dutch Literature

A debate in the annual Dutch book week with writers Abdelkader Benali, Robert Vuijsje, literature critic Toef Jaeger and publisher Jurgen Maas. More …

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Terugblik - 3 March 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Kluun and Ivo Victoria

The literary show is a monthly programme on Dutch literature, this time hosted by Jeroen Vullings. Main guests on this evening are Kluun and Ivo …

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Terugblik - 15 February 2017 20:30 - 22:00

What's wrong with the elite?

In these times of rising populisme, 'post-truth' and 'alternative facts' the elite has a hard time. The political, academic, cultural and financial …

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Terugblik - 3 February 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Nelleke Noordervliet and Jan van Mersbergen

The first edition of this year of our monthly literary show. This time with Dutch writers Nellke Noordervliet and Jan van Mersbergen. And of course …

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Terugblik - 29 January 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Poetry Evening featuring Mira Feticu and Tim Hofman

The Hague based author Mira Feticu replaced the poet Jules Deelder, who had to cancel for reasons of ill health. She shared the evening withTim …

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Terugblik - 12 January 2017 20:30 - 22:00

Welcome to Tax Haven The Netherlands

Why is The Netherlands called a tax haven? What about the deals that the Dutch government makes with multinationals on taxes, and what are the …

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Terugblik - 9 December 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Rebels with a cause: into the minds of human rights defenders

What makes a human rights defender? Why do peaceful change makers rise and why do they persevere in spite of of the counteraction, exclusion or …

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Terugblik - 2 December 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Hagar Peeters and Christiaan Weijts

In our monthly literary show Jeroen Vullings hosts poet Hagar Peeters and writer Christiaan Weijts. With music by Aïcha Gill. An evening in Dutch. …

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Terugblik - 30 November 2016 19:30 - 21:00

How democratic is the city?

How can citizens get more involved in local political decisions that can change their daily lives? Is the idea of an elected mayor a solution for …

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Terugblik - 18 November 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Into the Writer s Brain: A.S. Byatt meets Neuroscientist Morten Kringelbach and Bas Heijne

'I think of writing simply in terms of pleasure'. Writing is the most important thing in the life of the 2016 Erasmus Prize-laureate A.S. Byatt. …

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Terugblik - 4 November 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Cees Nooteboom and Christine Otten

In our monthly magazine on current Dutch literature writer Abdelkader Benali hosts Christine Otten and Cees Nooteboom. Otten will introduce her …

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Terugblik - 28 October 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Trumpland - with James Kennedy, Markha Valenta and Willem Post

11 Days before the presidential elections in the USA we imagine 'Trumpland'. In 2015 Donald Trump announced that he would run for the presidency of …

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Terugblik - 14 October 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Saskia De Coster and Mark Schaevers

A programme - in Dutch - with two writers presented at the Frankfurter Buchmesse: Saskia De Coster and Mark Schaevers. Moderated by Johan de Boose, …

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Terugblik - 7 October 2016 20:30 - 22:00

Literary Show: Kader Abdolah and Pieter Waterdrinker

Our monthly show on current Dutch literature tonight focussed on writer Kader Abdolah and Pieter Waterdrinker. Jeroen Vullings interviewed Abdolah on …

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Terugblik - 4 October 2016 20:30 - 22:00

A Story of Eastern Europe: Ilija Trojanow and Guido Snel

Eastern Europe has witnessed extensive political and social change in the past few decades. What is the effect of that change on its people? And what …

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Terugblik - 16 September 2016 20:30 - 22:00

B-Unlimited Kick-Off with Griet Op de Beeck and Charlotte Mutsaers

A full house witnessed the kick-off of the very first season of B-Unlimited, the new centre for literature, science and debate in The Hague! Alderman …

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