During the three academic years I spent in Maastricht, I can safely say that the one single thing that occupied most of my worries, time, effort and passion was the organization of the annual community … Continue reading WE{ed}/[r] FESTIVAL


Abandoned years ago from its task of storing grain (after being a monastery and then a cattle trade centre), the massive building was squatted in 2002. Thanks to the labour, creativity, commitment and enlightenment of … Continue reading ART.CULTURE.COMMUNITY


Ancient castles and churches, mighty villas surrounded by fountains, expensive boutiques and countless restaurants offering menues way beyond our budget. Finally, our hunger brings us inside Jan Linders supermarket where we drink free coffee and … Continue reading VALKENBURG DAYTRIP

Italiani & Deutsch

For our last After Babel language project, Lucas and I offer a parody of the stereotypes, stigmas, myths, symbols, prejudices and feelings that Germans and Italians in Maastricht treasure for each-other. Interviews from Hamburg to … Continue reading Italiani & Deutsch

Learning in English

The Cassels Family at dinner: “So how was your day at the office, dear?” “Una noia…” English teaching and learning has been embedded in my identity since my birth. My father is an English “madrelingua”, … Continue reading Learning in English