The beauty of hindsight

The 2009 journalistic-political drama “State of Play” has brief scene at a hamburger joint where this sign was hanging. The … More

Xenophobia at the Academy

Xenophobia at the academy Leiden University’s Unwanted International Students republished in Leiden’s student newspaper:             Welkom! This word was repeated … More

To Strike Down Idols

To strike down idols: the musical convergence of Serge Gainsbourg and Ziad Rahbani Et chaque fois les feuilles mortes    … More

En avoir marre

Children come to realize that existence is pain once they find out that during the summer it’s too hot and … More

Art lied to me

Art made me think that there was such a thing as beauty for beauty’s sake; beauty get dull. Stare at … More

The two faces of Noma

I’ve been oddly obsessed with food lately, and became curious about Noma, the Danish restaurant famous for its vegetable-based haute cuisine, … More