Justine Houyaux

Research on Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Space ghetto

Originally posted on Brandon Robshaw and the English Language:
Here is a very nice little accent-joke, told to me by my daughter Ros (17). Say the phrase ‘space ghetto’ in…

25/07/2016 · Leave a comment


I will never not love Caitlin Moran. She is both brilliant and mad, which is a combination that gets me anytime. If you are an avid reader, you may have … Continue reading

26/03/2016 · 1 Comment

On notebooks

I have been toying with the idea of writing about notebooks for quite a long time, so here we are. My project was to write a 500-something-word about the topic, … Continue reading

14/01/2016 · Leave a comment

All hail the master troll (Peter Jackson)

30/11/2015 · Leave a comment


C’est en pleine rédaction de mon chapitre portant sur les fondements théoriques de ma thèse que je me rends compte que “quelque chose cloche” dans ma manière d’écrire. Ce n’est … Continue reading

08/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Tell me what you eat

I have been teaching English in Belgium for the last four years. My students generally are naturally curious — and I am grateful for that — but they also come … Continue reading

20/04/2014 · Leave a comment