Field notes

Report of a ‘field trip’ to Villa 31, a shantytown in the center of Buenos Aires, currently aim of an urbanization project. I. Descriptive content II. Reflective content I. Descriptive content  Sky cut into pieces by wires. Structures of bricks and concrete, with or without paint in different colors. Floors …

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 …

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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 …