Guest Piece: Blackface Takes to the Stage in The Hague

by Toon Kerkhoff Someone pointed me to a trailer of a play called Hinterlands – Heart of Lightness. The play, recently staged at the Homerostheater in The Hague is a translated version of a play originally performed in Dutch: “Achterlanden” by Dutch playwright Ko van den Bosch. In short, it’s about a white expat couple … Continue reading Guest Piece: Blackface Takes to the Stage in The Hague

Gypsy Caravan Tourism is beyond Problematic. It’s Perverse.

A friend and I were recently discussing holiday options and she mentioned the recent concept of glamping. This is completely new to me as a holiday alternative, but basically means "glamorous camping". Intrigued, as this seemed to be a contradiction in terms, I went away and did a little research. One of the first sites I … Continue reading Gypsy Caravan Tourism is beyond Problematic. It’s Perverse.