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Berenkuiltaal gebundeld in een wijkwoordenboek

Interview with An Mertens on TV Brussel, 22 October 2012, News 18u

Bij ons zegt men... Chez nous on dit...

In Schaarbeek you can hear heritage, litterally. Throughout the many languages that are spoken in this part of Brussels, one finds traces of various migration waves that have changed the (...)

Book Launch

The book Woorden uit de Berenkuil/Words from La Cage aux Ours will be festively launched in Passaporta, where we are hosted by Entrez Lire. There will beinhabitants reading fragments of the book, (...)

!Co LAPse Kode @ CCA

Artist Kirsty Stansfield and storyteller An Mertens will round up their 3 weeks residency at CCA with a workshop for artists and performers, in which they share the results of their research. In (...)

Cri de la Cage aux Ours

On Saturday 12th May performer Delphine Auby returns to the heart of Schaerbeek to shout messages of the inhabitants at Cage aux Ours/Berenkuil. Ten days previously to the shout, she will deposit (...)

De Schaarbeekse Taal op Radio 2 Vlaams-Brabant

Interview with An Mertens on Radio 2 Vlaams-Brabant, 19 October 2012, 18h

Discover the languages of Schaerbeek!

Arab, Turkish, Berber, Dutch, Brussels, Swahili, Polish… these are only few of the languages that colour the shared French language in the area around La Cage aux Ours/Place Verboeckhoven. The (...)

Euraca meets Escarbeque

Constant members Peter Westenberg and An Mertens were invited to discuss La Langue Schaerbeekoise/De Schaarbeekse Taal, the language of ’Escarbeque’ in the Spanish speaking community of Brussels, (...)

Hayir saz maalbeek rolloto?

Constant member An will give a lecture on the project La Langue Schaerbeekoise/De Schaarbeekse Taal for the students of the Master in Social Work/Cultural Studies, at (...)

Honey stories

Screening & discussion on honey & bees in the area, in presence of the filmmaker and previous occupant of the shop, Christina Stadlbauer. HONEYSHOP Between September and October 2010, 7 (...)

La Langue Schaerbeekoise in Jardin Public

Interview avec An Mertens dans Jardin Public sur Radio Panik, 18-19h, le 18 octobre 2012

La Langue Schaerbeekoise sur Télé-Bruxelles

Interview avec Clémentine Delahaut sur le Journal Parlé de Télé-Bruxelles, 22 octobre 2012

La Langue Schaerbeekoise sur Vivacité

Interview avec An Mertens sur Vivacité, Journal Parlé 7h45, le 19 octobre 2012

La langue de la Cage aux Ours en dico

Interview avec An Mertens dans la Capitale, 23 octobre 2012

Le Langage des habitants de la Cage

Interview avec Clémentine Delahaut sur la publication ’Mots de la Cage aux Ours’ dans la Dernière Heure, 22 octobre 2012

Meisjes in Migrantees? ’Faciles à garer’

Reportage leaving Schaarbeek to go to the booklaunch in Passaporta, Brussel Deze Week, 24 October 2012

Migratiaans in Schaarbeek

Portrait of Cage aux Ours, Knack, 24 October 2012.

Radio Bosnie #9

Radio Bosnia is a radio broadcast made with words recorded in the neighborhood Bosnie in Sint-Gilles, Brussels. On the menu: hybrid words of the month and a conversation with special guest Anna (...)

Bread in the pit (Pain dans la cage/Brood in de kuil)

A visit, a conversation and a multi-cultural bread tasting activity. The vocabulary discovered during this event will be recorded and added to the Schaarbeekse Taal Dictionary. If you want to (...)

Performative language

An Mertens and Peter Westenberg contribute to a symposium in Montevideo, Amsterdam, initiated by Linda Hilfling, on the topic of performative language, as part of the ’Speaking out (...)

Radio Bosnia #7

Radio Bosnia is a radio broadcast made with words recorded in the neighborhood Bosnie in Sint-Gilles, Brussels. On the menu this time: hybrid word of the month and a portrait of the free market (...)

Radio Bosnia #8

Radio Bosnia is a radio broadcast made with words recorded in the neighborhood Bosnie in Sint-Gilles, Brussels. On the menu: hybrid words of the month and a portrait of a person or a place in the (...)

Radio Bosnie #5

Radio Bosnie is a radio broadcast made with words recorded in the neighborhood Bosnie in Sint-Gilles, Brussels. On the menu: hybrid word of the month, portraits of extra-ordinairy people and (...)

Radio Bosnie #6

Radio Bosnie is a radio broadcast made with words recorded in the neighborhood Bosnie in Sint-Gilles, Brussels. On the menu: hybrid word of the month, portraits of extra-ordinairy people and (...)

Radio La Cage #17: Grand cri de la Cage aux Ours

Radio broadcast in French with material from the performance by Delphine Auby at Cage aux Ours on Saturday 12th May, in the framework of the project of La Langue Schaerbeekoise/De Schaarbeekse (...)

Radio La Cage #5: Arabistix II

Radio broadcast with words & sounds related to Arab languages that were recorded during the encounters of Schaarbeekse Taal/La Langue Schaerbeekoise. In collaboration with Najet Boulafdal, (...)

Radio La Cage #6: Manko

Radio broadcast with words & sounds related to the languages spoken in Kameroun, a savoury visit in company of Béatrice of the ’Manko’o shop’, rue Gallaitstraat. Recorded and composed by (...)

Radio La Cage #7: Mannequins

Radio broadcast with words & sounds related to the cross meeting between the sculptor of the mannequin factory Sommarti near la Cage aux Ours and the Brussels artist Antonin de Bemels aka le (...)

Radio La Cage #8: Women

Radio broadcast with words & sounds related to the solidarity march at Place Colignon, organised in the framework of the International Woman’s Day on 8th March 2011. Treated words: femme, (...)

Radio à La Cage/in de Berenkuil

The first radioshow of Radio La Cage/Radio Berenkuil will be broadcasted by Radio Panik 105.4fm on 13-5 from 7pm till 7.30pm. This show is the result of a collaboration between Feza asbl and (...)

Radio la Cage #15: African words

Radio broadcast on the sound dictionary discussing a collection of words from African origin.

Safe(ty) words

Meeting, discussion & walk for women about (in)security in the public space around La Cage aux Ours/Verboeckhovenplein. In collaboration with Garance.

Wijk Schaarbeek met eigen woordenboek

Report booklaunch Passaporta, Het Nieuwsblad, 22 October 2012

schrbk?!

Constant member Peter Westenberg and collaegue Clémentine Delahaut are invited to give a lecture about the project of La Langue Schaerbeekoise/De Schaarbeekse Taal for the students Master in the (...)

schrbk?!

Constant members Peter Westenberg and An Mertens are invited to give a lecture about the project of La Langue Schaerbeekoise/De Schaarbeekse Taal for the students Master in the Social Work of the (...)