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Nerd podcast on Marijn Lems' (NRC) annual list: Mental trauma and struggling with loss and grief.

Marijn Lems has a hobby that coincides nicely with his work as a reviewer for NRC Handelsblad, Theaterkrant and Cultuurpers. Namely, he plays countless games, sees bizarre amounts of television series and also goes to the theatre more than many colleagues can afford. Every year, he creates a top list, which he posts on Facebook. Once that prompted the first instalment of this series, and now, with a new list, it's a great occasion to delve a little deeper into it again.

Host Wijbrand Schaap adds his own annual list. Which starts with the end of everything.

Equipped with a new tune, created by composer Mees Rijken, the Culture Press Nerd podcast is so ready for a new year, in which we will again talk about incomprehensible things we do not explain. A podcast, in short, where the true culture nerd will feel extremely welcome, and the non-nerd can indulge in things you all can't share at birthday parties. Because there aren't any for a while anyway.

And then we also have a puking writer and Frouke.

You listen here, donations can be made via this link. And so that is really necessary, because independent journalism is having a harder and harder time!

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Wijbrand Schaap

Cultural journalist since 1996. Worked as theatre critic, columnist and reporter for Algemeen Dagblad, Utrechts Nieuwsblad, Rotterdams Dagblad, Parool and regional newspapers through Associated Press Services. Interviews for TheaterMaker, Theatererkrant Magazine, Ons Erfdeel, Boekman. Podcast maker, likes to experiment with new media. Culture Press is called the brainchild I gave birth to in 2009. Life partner of Suzanne Brink roommate of Edje, Fonzie and Rufus. Search and find me on Mastodon.View Author posts

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