The Belgian coast: my article in The Bulletin Magazine Summer 2017

The Belgian coast 

The Belgian coast does not seem to ‘inspire’ a lot of people. I often hear comments about how ‘ugly’ the Belgian coast is, about the concrete buildings (we often use the description ‘the concrete coast’) etc etc

With those remarks often comes a comparison with the French ‘Opal coast’ or with the seemingly untouched dunes at the Dutch resort of Cadzand. Both the French and Dutch North Sea resorts seem to be a better alternative to that unattractive Belgian coast.  (more…)

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New program: the History of Congo before, during and after colonisation

The next completely new program, starting Autumn 2017 is:


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Following the succes of the masterclass about Congo Freestate which Bastiaan De Roo gave a few weeks ago, and because of the many e-mails and requests I received for a follow-up, I have decided to offer a unique new course. (more…)

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