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Citybooks | Unique 30 minute audio stories. Writers on cities

Written by citybooks

citybooks are *FREE* short stories about cities written by famous authors and up-and-coming literary talents. Perfect for on your e-reader, or for a lazy listening session on your mp3 player. Let the power of imagination carry you all over the world! citybooks is currently present in Ypres for the 100 year commemoration of the Second Battle of Ypres.

Discover our English spoken events!

Written by deBuren

Does Dutch sound like Chinese to you? We welcome you to our English spoken events!

deBuren's Checkpoint Europe series focuses on refugee crisis

Written by Alan Hope, Flanders Today

Debates, film screenings and other events at the Flemish-Dutch culture house explore the EU's response to the current mass displacement of people from Syria and other war zones.

deBuren is all ears!

Written by deBuren

Once a month (on Thursdays) you are more than welcome at deBuren for a lunchtime concert along with a snack and a drink. The programme is eclectic; we like to surprise you as well as ourselves. While it's all rather informal but intimate, there is one thing we do insist on: respect for the performer, which means no talking during the concert. Welcome!