Lecture with Lia van Bekhoven about the U.K.

LECTURE by Lia van Bekhoven

29/11 en 30/11

 

  C-Cityhost starts a cycle of lectures about

‘Antwerp in Europe’

in which we will focus on the relation between Antwerp

and a European country

in presence of an expert.

The first country of this cycle:

the United Kingdom

 

with as guest

Lia van Bekhoven

journalist, correspondent in London for VRT, Radio 1,…

Lia van Bekhoven is known as ‘the voice of London’.
Since more than 40 years she works as correspondent for the Belgian radio and TV in London,
reporting about the U.K. and the British news items.
In the beautiful Harbour House she will talk about
Brexit, BBC and British Breakfast,
humour and social classes,
palace and press
and the British nostalgia for their great past.

 After the lecture, Lia van Bekhoven’s book ‘Klein-Brittannië’ can be bought and/or signed.

The British-Antwerp bookstore ‘Luddites, Books & Wine’ will take care of the sales.

 

 

LOCATION

Havenhuis  – Port House

Zaha Hadidplein 1

2030 Antwerpen

PROGRAM 

TUESDAY 29/11/2022, 20.30 _ FULL

WEDNESDAY 30/11/2022, 20.30 _ FULL

 

from 20.00 onwards

Welcome in the Atrium of the Port House  

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20.15

Seating in the ‘Mark Van Peel’-zaal

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 20.30

 Lecture Lia van Bekhoven: ‘The British society, the British way of living and habits’

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Time for questions.

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21.45 – 23.30

 A chat and a drink

in the Atrium of the Port House

all drinks are included in the entry price

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Cost:

28 Euro (under 38 yrs: 10 euro) – all drinks included

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Booking in advance is necessary (please mention the date of preference: 29/11 of 30/11)

via mail christiane@c-cityhost.be

preferably before  10/11/2022

After having received a confirmation mail, payment can be done

on BE47 0018 1902 9680 of “Christiane Corluy, C-Cityhost”

Max. 99 participants per evening

Christiane Corluy

C-Cityhost

christiane@c-cityhost.be

www.c-cityhost.be

With the generous support of Haven van Antwerpen-Brugge/Port of Antwerp-Bruges

 

Antwerp, City in Progress

LECTURE with two exceptional speakers about actual projects in Antwerp:
* Jan PIRENNE, Projectleader Public Space for the city of Antwerp
* Dikkie SCIPIO, KAAN Architecten, about the renovation and extension of the KMSKA (opening 25/09/2022)

Location: Pier 165, a unique place at the left border of the river Schelde,
a drink can be taken before and after the lecture,
weather permitting on the covered terrace with view on the city of Antwerp.

*Booking in advance is necessary, christiane@c-cityhost.be
*Cost: 20 Euro / under 38 y.: 5 Euro, 1 consumption included

Info & Tickets FULL

INTERVIEW with Margot VANDERSTRAETEN and Silvain SALAMON

INTERVIEW

with Margot VANDERSTRAETEN, about her book ‘MINJAN’,
telling us about her new orthodox-Jewish encounters after ‘MAZEL TOV’

and with one of the persons she met this way, Silvain SALAMON,
author of ‘DE MANTEL’, a book of jewish short stories

WEDNESDAY 20/10/2021 – !!!Sold out!!!
&
THURSDAY 21/10/2021

Location: DE STUDIO, room ‘het Salon’

followed by a chat and a glass at the Foyer of ‘De Studio’

-registration is necessary, by mail: christiane@c-cityhost.be
-ticket: 18 Euro / up to 35 years: 5 Euro, 1 consumption included

IMPORTANT: Corona rules apply, see info

Supported by ‘Auteurslezingen, Literatuur Vlaanderen’

GUIDED TOUR in an interesting part of BERCHEM

GUIDED TOUR in an interesting part of BERCHEM
-START with a glass at ‘ZELDA & ZORRO’, in the well conserved ancient Court House
-END in the summer bar ‘Summer BREW’

The activity is mainly outdoors and compliant with all the Corona restrictions
Max. 15 persons FULL

Ticket: 18 euro (food/drinks not included) (< 35 j.: 8 euro) Subscribing via mail is necessary: christiane@c-cityhost.be FULL

Lecture and Interview in the FelixArchive

LECTURE by Inge Schoups, archivist of the ‘FelixArchief’ in Antwerp
INTERVIEW with Jackie Schwarz, archive user

in the beautiful building of the FELIXWAREHOUSE
where we will close the evening with a glass offered by C-Cityhost

-booking in advance is necessary, christiane@c-cityhost.be
-cost: 17 Euro / youth under 35: 5 Euro

Lecture 1942 Het jaar van de stilte

LECTURE by HERMAN VAN GOETHEM
1942. HET JAAR VAN DE STILTE

Herman Van Goethem, rector UA, historian and lawyer, talks
about his last book,
about a crucial year of the 2nd World War in Antwerp,
in a unique location: the Church of the Beguinage of Antwerp

– Ticket: 18 Euro / under 35 years and inhabitants beguinage: 8 Euro

– It’s necessary to subscribe in advance, by mail: christiane@c-cityhost.be FULL

Synagogue Visit

VISIT OF THE ROMI GOLDMUNTZ SYNAGOGUE

AN INSIDE VIEW OF THE JEWISH WORLD WILL BE GIVEN BY A MAN AND A WOMAN OF THE MODERN-ORTHODOX JEWISH COMMUNITY

Naftuli Pollak welcomes us at the synagogue. He tells us about the Jewish religion and the impact of it on daily life.

Esther Landau will reply to questions from the position of a Modern-Orthodox Jewish woman and will tell us about the Jewish religion, about rights and duties, about relationbuilding, about sexuality.

– Start at 20.00 (arrival at 19.45 is required)

– End at approx. 22.00, a glass of kosher wine will be offered

– Ticket 25 Euro / youth under 30: 15 Euro

– Booking in advance is necessary: christiane@c-cityhost.be FULL

Atelier Visit

Karina demonstrates in her atelier the creation process of the fine KA Keramiek – line.
Anja tells about her jewel design and teaches us a specific jewel knot.
– When: Thursday 15/11/2018, 10.30 – 12.30
– Where: Fuchsialaan 17, Kapellen
– Participation fee: 10,00
– Booking in advance is necessary: christiane@c-cityhost.be
– Maximum number of participants: 12

Atelier Visit

Karina demonstrates in her atelier the creation process of the fine KA Keramiek – line.
Anja tells about her jewel design and teaches us a specific jewel knot.
– When: Friday 9/11/2018, 10.30 – 12.30
– Where: Fuchsialaan 17, Kapellen
– Participation fee: 10,00
– Booking in advance is necessary: christiane@c-cityhost.be
– Maximum number of participants: 12 FULL

Interview Margot Vanderstraeten

Christiane interviews MARGOT VANDERSTRAETEN about her book MAZZEL TOV. (in Dutch)

– When: Wednesday 17/10/2018 at 20.30

– Where: Café Sous-Sol, Kaasstraat 4, 2000 Antwerp

– Ticket: adult: 15,00 / youth (under 30 yr) : 5,00

– Booking in advance is required: christiane@c-cityhost.be

– Maximum number of participants: 70 FULL