Anne-Sophie at UEA

Three years of my life as an EU student of English Literature at the University of East Anglia,England.

UEA FLY Festival 2017

As mentioned previously in my blog, I had the opportunity to be part of the 5th UEA FLY Festival, a literature festival for young people, as a trainee! FLY took … Continue reading

17 July, 2017 · 1 Comment

UEA FLY Festival: Poetry with a Punch

I just got home from an amazing day: the first day of the UEA Fly Festival! It’s finally started! I didn’t know about it until I started a press traineeship … Continue reading

10 July, 2017 · Leave a comment

Paul Nash Exhibition

I’ve finally visited the Paul Nash exhibition at the Sainsbury Centre! Unfortunately, I hadn’t been able to go to the opening this time, I’d never heard of Paul Nash, and … Continue reading

16 June, 2017 · Leave a comment

Antony Gormley: 3X ANOTHER TIME

Antony Gormley’s “3X ANOTHER TIME” demonstrates, once more, how beautiful and unique the UEA campus is. The three statues were installed on campus during the Easter break and I was … Continue reading

14 June, 2017 · Leave a comment

UEA FLY Festival: A Reconciliation with Shakespeare and Drama

During my second year of a BA in English Literature at UEA, I took a module in Shakespeare, despite knowing that I was never a big fan of theatre and … Continue reading

13 June, 2017 · Leave a comment


I really wished I’d managed to write this post as soon as the exhibition opened but as you can see, I have been incredibly busy recently – even with university … Continue reading

7 June, 2017 · 1 Comment

Great Yarmouth

In November, I finally went to Great Yarmouth (on my birthday). It was so empty but we got lucky because the weather was perfect! I really enjoyed it and plan … Continue reading

17 March, 2017 · 5 Comments

Fiji: Art & Life in the Pacific

I’ve been meaning to write this weeks and weeks ago but never found the time! Today — a week after the Queen’s visit to this exhibition and a week before … Continue reading

3 February, 2017 · 3 Comments

The Day I Saw Queen Elizabeth II

Where do I even start? I saw Queen Elizabeth II at UEA today. I simply cannot believe it. Did I spend the whole day dreaming? If you read my previous … Continue reading

27 January, 2017 · 8 Comments

The Queen at UEA

Alright guys… What is happening is absolutely unbelievable… QUEEN ELIZABETH II IS COMING TO UEA NEXT FRIDAY!!!!! (Not just for fun, she’s going to visit the Fiji exhibition at the amazing … Continue reading

20 January, 2017 · 6 Comments

Beauty in Nature

Can anything be better than sunset and UEA? I don’t think so. Sometimes you just really have to stop everything, look, breathe, and enjoy the stunning beauty of nature! My photographs … Continue reading

12 December, 2016 · 1 Comment

I’m a Volunteer for the Wellbeing Service!

I am finally a volunteer for the Wellbeing Service, a partner of Norwich Mind, and I can’t say how happy and proud I feel! 🙂 I’d been trying to join … Continue reading

18 November, 2016 · 1 Comment

English Houses are Weird

I have been thinking about writing this for a while… I’ve now been living in England for two years and I have discovered so many weird things about English houses! … Continue reading

3 November, 2016 · 9 Comments

A Day in Sheringham

Back in September, my boyfriend and I went back to Sheringham for a day and I made a little video 🙂 It was very hot and nice and reminded me … Continue reading

10 October, 2016 · Leave a comment

10 Things to do in Norwich

Your exams are over and you’re not sure how to spend your days before you go back home? You are new to Norwich? Don’t worry, here’s a list of 10 … Continue reading

30 May, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sainsbury Centre Tour

Here’s a short video I made about the Sainsbury Centre at UEA and the amazing sculptures on campus! The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Art opened in 1978 and was designed … Continue reading

19 May, 2016 · 2 Comments

Looking Beyond Exhibition

Looking Beyond: Conversation Between John Berger and John Christie is a new free exhibition at the Sainsbury Centre created by UEA’s MA Museum Studies students! This exhibition displays photographs, handmade … Continue reading

17 May, 2016 · Leave a comment

Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2016

Norfolk and Norwich Festival is a pretty big event that starts today and ends on the 29th of May. Last year, I’d heard about it but wasn’t particularly interested… However, … Continue reading

13 May, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art for Lunch

Hi! This is just a quick update about my latest discovery: the Art for Lunch talks at the Sainsbury Centre! I’ve been living in more or less solitary confinement over the … Continue reading

29 April, 2016 · Leave a comment

Alberto Giacometti and Henri Cartier-Bresson: New Exhibitions at the Sainsbury Centre

Yesterday evening, I was invited to the openings of two new exhibitions at the Sainsbury Centre: Alberto Giacometti: A Line Through Time and Paris by Henri Cartier-Bresson (I’m so VIP, remember?). One word … Continue reading

24 April, 2016 · 2 Comments

My Family in Norwich

As I mentioned in a previous article, my family finally came to Norwich! My parents had been talking about that trip for a while and my brother and I were … Continue reading

19 April, 2016 · 3 Comments


My UEA is this wonderful place that I call “home” Its green spaces Its life All the people that I have met along the way Those who inspired me The ones I call … Continue reading

14 February, 2016 · 3 Comments

Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as a Collector

This is an extremely late review of the opening of the new exhibition “Magnificent Obsessions: the Artist as a Collector” at the Sainsbury Centre! I was invited to attend opening … Continue reading

14 October, 2015 · 1 Comment

Norwich Museum at the Bridewell

Here’s another cool place I visited in Norwich at the end of my first year, but unfortunately I didn’t have time to write an article about it sooner: Norwich Museum … Continue reading

4 July, 2015 · 1 Comment

Francis Bacon and the Masters

This is a very late review of my visit to the fantastic exhibition Francis Bacon and the Masters at the Sainsbury Centre! It’s never too late to review it and … Continue reading

21 June, 2015 · 2 Comments

Trip to Sheringham and the Priory Maze and Gardens

All year long, I was told that the sea wasn’t far from Norwich at all and that you could easily get there by bus or train. Although I really wanted … Continue reading

8 June, 2015 · 3 Comments

The Plantation Garden

Last Saturday I woke up and decided I couldn’t stay in my room all day and needed to go out. I didn’t really know what to do so I had … Continue reading

5 June, 2015 · 3 Comments

Norwich Cathedral

I finally visited Norwich Cathedral! It’s very big and impressive… Entry is free. At the entrance, some people gave me flyers explaining the different parts of the Cathedral (with a … Continue reading

27 May, 2015 · 1 Comment

Big Weekend 2015: Day 1 Review

The Big Weekend was amazing. I’d been waiting for it for weeks and now it’s already over. I realise how lucky me and my boyfriend were to get tickets… It … Continue reading

24 May, 2015 · 3 Comments
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