Today, in The Netherlands and Flanders (Belgium), starts the “week of the African novel”. I was eager to find who would be going to the Low Lands. 72 more words
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Day Two of the half term break involved some more local explorations.
We started off with hiking the incredibly scenic Constantia Nek, which took us about three and a half hours, a bottle of water and treated us to some silly pretty views over Cape Town. 77 more words
I was fortunate to attend a workshop on African history in Leiden this week. The workshop, organised to coincide with Robert Ross’ valedictory lecture tonight, brought together his students and colleagues from all over the world: Austin (Texas), Livingstone, London, Melbourne and seemingly everywhere in-between. 968 more words
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Cessons de nous mentir, un voyage (même sur un coup de tête) ne se fait pas vers une destination au hasard… Dans le fond nous recherchons tous quelque chose : un dépaysement, une température, une culture, … 1,294 more words
“I accept the verdict of the people. And I call on all the people of Scotland to accept the democratic verdict of the people of Scotland.” — Alex Salmond, the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) who led the campaign for secession. 622 more words