Ana Beatriz Ribeiro

A Global Studies doctoral degree holder and former newspaper reporter, avid eater, pseudo-philosopher and poet, occasion-propelled singer, semi-professional socializer, movie addict, Brazilian-American nomad. In this space, she will share some of her experiences and (mis)adventures regarding various topics, with special attention to social issues.

Björk’s “Cornucopia” and the dream of a sustainable future


Like her character in "Dancer in the Dark," Björk turns a tragedy into a musical in "Cornucopia." The iconic genre-bending artist is able to stare over the edge of the cliff with a stubborn hope as we all hurtle towards it. We attended her concert in Leipzig on 24 November and share our insights with


Eight years of LeipGlo and just getting started

Timing, synergies and the mysterious ways of the universe have now brought together a team with complementary skills rallying around a common vision. This constellation may manage to lead LeipGlo into a sustainable future.


International Career MeetUp: Let’s find you a job

On 15 March, Lancaster University Leipzig invites you to mingle with companies looking for diverse talent at its first International Career MeetUp.


Friends, an itinerant person’s sacrifice

Having lived in five countries, I can finally understand the pricelessness of being able to count on what feels like an unmoveable harbor. Wish I had one.


Learning German: my zillionth attempt

Come join me in the shared misery and mirth of learning German in an offline course in Leipzig!


interaction Leipzig: a chance to connect creatively


You can say hi to the folks at interaction Leipzig at their winter party. Finally the pandemic has let up and is allowing the community to meet again. I hope you can also find kindred spirits and stimulating activities from among their offers.

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