Orla Heatley 

Orla Heatley is a law and political science student at Trinity College Dublin. She wrote this blog as a third-year Erasmus student at Humboldt Universität in Berlin. As part of her studies in political science, she takes a particular interest in the role of soft power and the world of culture in global relations.

Blog posts by Orla Heatley :

“My only sin is in my skin. What did I do to be so black and blue?”
The dizzying drum beats, bright, floating tones of a trumpet or sax; the thumping undercurrent of rhythmic bass; the lively bouncing piano – all energized by … Continue reading “My only sin is in my skin. What did I do to be so black and blue?”