Tag Archives: Ghent

Letter from Benelux

Fenster writes: As I wrote here, I am in Ghent for a week, with a stop first in Amsterdam and with a side trip across the border to Germany. Nothing against the homeland but when I travel I prefer the … Continue reading

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Doors of Ghent

Fenster writes: Front doors, as points of transit between public and private spaces, assume some of the qualities of each sphere. ¬†And if one were to anthropomorphize a house while the windows would be the eyes the door would be … Continue reading

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