Introduction Joyce Roodnat

Moderator Joyce Roodnat delivered the following introduction to Megan Twohey, one of the autors of She Said, the explosive book about the investigation into Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo movement that followed.

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Faces on the Ferry

American artist Rachelle Meyer lives in Amsterdam Noord and uses her 12 minute ferry commute to sketch her fellow commuters and the city’s changing seasons. In this 4-part blog series she takes us with her on her Faces on the Ferry art project. In this last part: summer.

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