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When you think of intercultural friendship, you might think of exchanging language, ideas, or ideas. But what does it really mean to be part of an intercultural friendship and in what ways does it enrich the friendship? Shara Gaffaf (22, Kurdish-Dutch) and Daria Scharnhorst (22, German-Dutch): ‘We understand where the other comes from’ The spark … Read more

The blind spot – The Green Amsterdammer

Yusuke Kafuku (Hidetoshi Nishijima) and Misaki Watari (Toko Miura) September film At the end of Drive my car, after the characters have traveled many hundreds of kilometers in it, I also want such a Saab 900. Year 1978. Talladega red. Chrome grille. Black leather bucket seats. And one tape recorder, preferably one of those old-fashioned … Read more

A more versatile character than Leda in ‘The Lost Daughter’ is hard to imagine ★★★★ ☆

Olivia Colman in ‘The Lost Daughter’. That it does not necessarily end well with the main character of The prodigal daughterthe film adaptation of The dark fig from 2006 by Italian star author Elena Ferrante, Maggie Gyllenhaal makes it already clear in the first scene of her strong directorial debut. In a flashforward, Leda Caruso … Read more

All about the gastronomic capital of Spain in 2022

© Stock Sanlúcar de Barrameda witnessed Christopher Columbus’ third voyage and also the port of departure and arrival of Magellan and Elcano’s expedition. It is right now, in 2022, that the anniversary acts of the fifth century of the First World Tour (1519-1522) reach their climax. Doñana National Park, one of the most important wetlands … Read more

Nature today | Successful reintroduction: how cages helped get the raven back

No bird species appears as often in legends and poems as the raven. But that popularity ended in the eighteenth century, when the black bird was considered harmful to game and livestock. After a successful extermination campaign, there was no longer a raven in Holland a century ago. For the Bird Stories podcast, Marcel Wortel … Read more

Cultural appropriation: a modern theme with roots in the past

White ‘celebrities’ with black hairstyles, fashion giants inspired by ‘ethnic’ clothing for the latest collection, or hip entrepreneurs who profit from all the yoga hype: A quick Google search provides countless examples. In the public debate and on social media, they get many assaults and the concept of cultural appropriation el cultural grant on. According … Read more