Claire August

Claire August is a fourth year in the Literature and Rhetoric concentration at BCB and current blog editor. She is always interested in new pitches from writers both inexperienced and experienced. Her interests include trying to understand the Swedish distaste for the Danes and the Vogue Youtube channel.  

Claire’s contributions:

  • Lolmythesis: BCB Edition
  • An Interview with Tina Joaquim and her cat, Sheba
  • A Demonstration, An Occupation, A Study Abroad Semester: Thoughts from Central European University
  • Found Fragments of a “Language and Thinking” Notebook
  • Dispatches from a Dead Language
  • A Look Back at the Smolny Student Conference (podcast)
  • Body, Mind, and Soul Week (podcast)
  • The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree
  • #1 Tell Me Something I Don’t Know: Brenna O’Brien
  • #7: Staging Theater in an Unexpected Place (a conversation with Veronika Rišňovská)
  • “Tread Softly”: The City, Migration, and Memory (A Collaborative Review)
  • #6 Let’s Talk About Pankow Conversations
  • #5 From a Day or Two in Sarajevo (a podcast by Claire August)
  • #4 Settling In: Language and Thinking 2017 (a podcast by Claire August)
  • #3 The Awful German Language (a podcast by Claire August)
  • #2: Where to find 23 cans of tuna on the BCB campus (a podcast by Claire August)
  • #1: On the History and Lore of the Döner Kebab (a podcast by Claire August)
  • A review of BCB’s Alumni Event and an Invitation to the (not so) Undercover Plato Reading Group
  • Thoughts on “Berlin Diary”
  • Biennale Thoughts