Argentinian Puppet Show in North Edinburgh

Argentinian Puppet Show in North Edinburgh

The Argentina Autonomista Tour visited Edinburgh on 2nd and 3rd of July, arriving from Glasgow before moving on to Ulverston. Graciela (pictured) from the Argentina Autonomista Project had a full timetable with interviews with the BBC and the Big Issue, showing slides in the Forest Cafe linked to a Q & A session, and presenting Read the full article…


“Goodbye Lenin” is in the cinemas from today

"Goodbye Lenin" is in the cinemas from today

“Goodbye Lenin” is a film about the fall of the wall in 1989 and shows the historic events in the background of a personal story. It is a wonderful and charming film, which explains a lot about the events in autumn 1989, how it came about and what followed afterwards. The personal story is a Read the full article…


Review of “Oyster Wars”

From Tuesday 24th till Saturday 28th the “Oyster Wars Project” took place in North Edinburgh. This Project consisted of a theatre show, an exhibition and a community event. The main topic were the Oysters and how they defined the local community and how the oysters were transformed from a poor fishermens food to a luxurious Read the full article…


Courage and Consequence:- Women publishing in Africa

Courage and Consequence:- Women publishing in Africa, by African Books Collective This book tells the astonishing life stories of female publishers in Africa in their own words. The contributors to this book write not only about the publishing and gender, but also about the political situation in their home countries, like Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, Read the full article…


Ken Loaches neueste Filmprojekte

Ken Loach hat anlaesslich des Kinostartes seines neusten Filmes “Sweet Sixteen” dazu aufgerufen, die Altersbeschraenkung zu seinem Film zu missachten. Der Film wurde in die Kategorie “Ueber 18” von der British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) eingestuft, weil in dem Film mehr als 200 Fluchwoerter enthalten sind. “Das Problem ist, dass die meisten der Zensoren Read the full article…