Etel, Joan en bell - A tribute to three literary luminaries
Retrospect Wednesday 18 May 2022: What is the similarity between Etel, Joan and bell? Literary luminaries Etel Adnan, Joan Didion and bell hooks are all (partly) American, all three have left a great mark on Western thought, and all three passed away last year. Their …
Met: Niña Weijers, Nisrine Mbarki, Rasha Hilwi, Sabrine Ingabire
Retrospect: 19 April 2022
What happens when the water comes?
What happens when the water comes? What if the Netherlands really does flood? A welcome topic for climate novels, but perhaps a cliché by now. Do we still get scared by such messages? How do you …
Met: Eva Meijer, Mirthe Frese, Mounir Samuel
Retrospect: 17 March 2022
Love, hate, whatever! It's all about me!
Mel Brooks - isn't he the director of films like Spaceballs and Blazing Saddles? Someone you love or... just not? That's right! Thursday evening 17 March was all about the American actor, comedian, …
Met: Arnon Grunberg, Gerlinda Heywegen
Retrospect: 16 December 2021
Chris Keulemans - gastvrijheid
We cordially invited you to discuss hospitality and the 12 rules from his eponymous book with Chris Keulemans yourself this December afternoon. We were curious what your definition of hospitality is …
Met: Canan Marasligil, Chris Keulemans, Mira Feticu
Retrospect: 27 November 2021
Haunted House - Binckfest
BINCKFEST CANCELED due to extra measures against the coronavirus. We are exploring the possibility of presenting Haunted House at a later point in time. We will inform you by our newsletter and …
Met: Elfie Tromp, Renee Rienties, Vampire Boyfriend
Over Writers Series
Apart from our annual literature festival Winternachten, Writers Unlimited througout the year presents programmes in The Hague Central Library and in other venues in the city.
Writers, poets, thinkers and scientist discuss current subjects in literature, science and society. On these pages you find the forthcoming programmes, and you can watch and listen to registrations of the programmes we presented since 2006.