Port Cities and Pleasurescapes

On the 6th of February, scholars from historically connected port cities in Europe – Rotterdam, Hamburg, Barcelona, and Gothenburg – and beyond, convened at Erasmus University for a full day of developing research discussions and presentations. Together, they continue their ongoing and transnational conversations about ‘pleasurescapes’, a gesture which echoes the phenomenon of integration and … Continue reading Port Cities and Pleasurescapes

Catching up with GLOCAL III (Summer School 2019)

GLOCAL Summer School 2019 was held in Rotterdam from 25-29th August 2019 with the theme of ‘Tastes of the Global City’. The 5-day program was packed with a variety of insightful lectures and panel discussions, as well as exciting local tours. The Glocal Experience team sat down with 2 students from GLOCAL’s third cohort (figuratively) … Continue reading Catching up with GLOCAL III (Summer School 2019)