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Puur Noord | Episode 6 | Jean Pierre Rawie, Douwe Draaisma and Tom Jansen

    Puur Noord

    Episode 6: Jean Pierre Rawie, Douwe Draaisma and Tom Jansen

    First aired: Wednesday, 9 September 2015 at 17.00 hours

    In this episode of Puur Noord we receive at the table writer Jean Pierre Rawie, scientist Draaisma and actor Tom Jansen. They talk about topics from the world of art and culture.

    Writer Jean Pierre Rawie is one of the most widely read poets in the Netherlands.

    In 2013 he published his prose debut, Living in the past, except for the dentist, a compilation of his weekly column in Dagblad van het Noorden. Hot off the press is my parents had one child and a daughter. In it, he thinks back to all kinds of people who crossed his poetic life's path, but he discusses developments in the world of today. Sometimes witty, sometimes viciously, but always elegant words.

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    Scientist Douwe Draaisma psychologist and philosopher, affiliated with the University of Groningen. He wrote books that are praised for their accessibility and literary qualities, most of which are bestsellers. As Why Life Speeds Up As You Get Older (2001), which was awarded several prizes. His latest research topic is "vergeetpil".

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    Actor Tom Jansen is best known for his role in the TV series Penoza.

    Until September 20th almost every night he crawls into the skin of Hendrik Nicolaas Werkman. Printer and painter, poet and businessman, father and bohemian, Groninger and avant-gardist, who died 70 years ago. Wrap one of the many activities in this Workman Year, played by the Poplart Theatre on a picturesque place in Thesinge. It is not just a play, but an event.

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    About this program:

    Puur Noord is the talkshow of Podium.TV. Everything about art, culture, region and entertainment in the northern of the Netherlands.

    Annette Timmer talks to different guests about art and culture every Wednesday. Dick Jansen speaks guests about activities in the region on Thursday and Friday.

    Puur Noord, every Wednesday to Friday from 17:00hour
    You can see all episodes of Puur Noord on Video on Demand