On Publishing the Comfort Bird
For me it started with an email from a Professor Henry Baron from Grand Rapids, Michigan. He wondered if I would be interested in publishing his English translation of a book by Frisian author Hylke Speerstra.
Hendrikje Ivo’s obsession with handbags began at an antique shop in Norwich, England when she spotted a leather purse with a tortoiseshell cover inlaid with mother-of-pearl and sporting a handle and closures made of cut steel.
Maastricht, the South’s Most Touristic City
Maastricht is decidedly ‘un-Dutch’. Walk through the market on Friday morning and you will not only hear Dutch (albeit with a southern accent or in the local dialect, ‘Mestreechs’), but also German, French and English.