Ein ganz verschmitzter Kerl – Interview mit Ralf Schmitz #tbt

It’s another Throwback Thursday, and this time I am offering up my first ever big interview!

Ralf Schmitz is a German comedian and author of the books Schmitz’ Katze, Schmitz’ Mama and Schmitz’ Häuschen. Back in 2008, I was fortunate enough to interview Ralf about the release of his first book Schmitz’ Katze, his tour and his childhood cat.

Here’s the interview as it appeared (in German) on Karl., the youth page of the local daily Solinger Tageblatt I was freelancing for back then.

Interview with Ralf Schmitz by Cornelia Kaufmann, as it was published in the Solinger Tageblatt on September 23, 2008.

Interview with Ralf Schmitz by Cornelia Kaufmann, as it was published in the Solinger Tageblatt on September 23, 2008.

A new Bluebird comes to the Lakes – Interview with author Vesna Maric #tbt

Another Throwback Thursday, and another interview I did while studying Travel Journalism at the University of Cumbria.

I spoke to Bosnian author Vesna Maric about her memoir Bluebird for Words by the Water in 2009.

This interview was first published in Write On! magazine, the official Words by the Water 2009 festival magazine created by the journalism students at the University of Cumbria.


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Where the Streets have no Name – Interview with author Kapka Kassabova #tbt

It’s Throwback Thursday, and I thought I’d share this article with you.

It’s an interview I did with Bulgarian writer Kapka Kassabova for the Words by the Water festival in Keswick, Cumbria 2009.

First published in Write On! magazine which was created by my journalism course at the University of Cumbria as the official Words by the Water magazine for 2009.

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