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La_Col

Madrid, Madrid, Spain

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Overview

  • 4 Positive References
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Japanese
  • 26, Male
  • Member since 2013
  • Postgraduate Research Student
  • BA and MA in Sociology at Universida...
  • From Madrid (and Tokyo)
  • Profile 50% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION

Life (one word, many things)

ABOUT ME

Half Spanish, half Japanese. Grew up in Madrid and Tokyo (mostly the former). Three years in the UK made me miss the South a lot--€”though I loved the 'British experience.'

'Historical sociology' is what I have been doing in my lifetime up to now, and probably that is the reason why I love travelling and meeting new people--or the other way round, does not matter--,for human relations are the only way to fully experience life, right?

I consider myself an open-minded and laid-back person, prone to read, talk, and listen--some would say I tend to talk too much about historical facts, but I promise I know how to remain silent, above all if there is food around ;)

PHILOSOPHY

Libertarianism--in the European sense--is the pursuit of personal--ergo social--freedom. What else?

Interests

Sociology, political philosophy, history, literature, theater, free-camping, hiking, climbing.

Music, Movies & Books

The Catcher in the Rye. La Colmena. Cien Años de Soledad. Casablanca. Novecento.

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Having to make an igloo to sleep in Sierra de Gredos (Spain)

Teach, Learn, Share

Can teach: history, social theory, political philosophy, and mountaineering stuff.

Willing to learn: things about cultures I do not know much about, and really anything that you want me to listen to.

Countries I've Visited

Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom

Countries I've Lived In

Japan, Spain, United Kingdom

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