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Wo 15 oktober in (new!) Science Unlimited The Series: 'Master of your own brain?'

The first in a series of science debates: Science Unlimited The Series. In this programme three distinguished guests talked about free will. Does it exist or not? Kathinka Baehr lead the conversation between neuro psychologist Simon van Gaal, neuro-marketing researcher Andries van der Leij and writer Abdelkader Benali.The programme was in Dutch. Within a few days the videoregistration will be online on this site.
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Review: 25 September in The Series, A Tribute to Gabriel García Márquez
In the Central Library in The Hague, journalist Frénk van der Linden interviewed Jaime García Márquez - the younger brother of Gabriel Garcia Márquez, and his biographer Gerald Martin in The Hague.

Gabriel García Márquez (1927-2014) was one of the greatest writers of the 20th (...) read more
'On Living' by Nâzim Hikmet elected most beautiful Turkish poem ever written
Just before the local elections in Turkey, on Friday 28 March in The Hague, the most beautiful Turkish poem ever written was elected in The Hague. The poem  Yaşamaya Dair (On living) by Nâzim Hikmet gained the large majority of votes. 

Seven writers, poets, politicians and journalists of Turkish/Dutch and Dutch descent each presented a poem of their choice. The audience added three more poems. After a vote in the theatre, there was one obvious winner. The poem by Hikmet (...) read more
Writers Unlimited Winternachten 2014: successful and inspiring for many visitors
A visitor twittered: "What a beautiful #WU14. Beautiful people, great texts and music. Wonderful!'

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South-East-Asia Write Award for Linda Christanty
The Indonesian writer and journalist Linda Christanty received the 2013 S.E.A Write Award, a southeast asian literary award. The award has initiated by Thai kingdom and some sponsors 35 years ago. Christanty is one of our guests at the Writers Unlimited Festival in January 2014 in The Hague.

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