Field notes

Report of a ‘field trip’ to Villa 31, a shantytown in the center of Buenos Aires, currently aim of an urbanization project. …

In search of Buenos Aires

-¡El Aleph! – repetí. -Sí, el lugar donde están, sin confundirse, todos los lugares del orbe, vistos desde todos los ángulos. Jorge …

The paradox of rape culture

Sexual violence is a problem many women around the world encounter in their lives: one in three have experienced it in one …

Antithesis

Amid the chaos of the city that she was calling her home for a little while now, there were only two sights …

If only the world made sense

If only the world made sense. It’s a jumble of arbitrary events, a mess of moments, admittedly related, but few of them making any sense to …

The Commuter

It was overwhelmingly hot and the metro was packed as usual. The agonizing heat and lack of space made the world as …

© Linda J. de Wit

The stories of Eskibahçe

This is an extra chapter for the book Birds without wings by Louis de Bernières, which I wrote for a university course …