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De bijeneters : zeven variaties

Peter Terrin (author)

De bijeneters : zeven variaties

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Volgens Van Dale is een variatie onder meer 'een daad waardoor (men) iets verandert'. Maar het is ook 'elk der verschillende bewerkingen van een zelfde thema'. Beide definities zijn van toepassing op De bijeneters. In elk van deze zeven variaties staat een daad centraal waardoor alles verandert of het nou om een dwingend verhoor gaat zoals in `De verdachte of om een blijk van buitengewone eerlijk
Title
De bijeneters : zeven variaties
Author
Peter Terrin
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij, 2014
ISBN
9789023486572
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About Peter Terrin

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Peter Terrin (born 3 October 1968) is a Belgian novelist, and a winner of the European Union Prize for Literature. He is the author of several novels and two collections of short stories.

Biography

Terrin's first novel, Kras ("Scratch") was published in 2001, and his 2003 novel Blanco ("Blank"), described as a "Kafka-like reality breakdown" and translated into Swedish in 2006 was his breakthrough. Knack, a Belgian weekly that Terrin blogged for, described Blanco as the best Dutch-language novel about the father-son relationship since Ferdinand Bordewijk's Karakter. His third novel, Vrouwen en kinderen eerst ("Women and Children First") was published in 2004.

Terrin's 2009 novel De bewaker (translated into English in 2012, "The Guard"), called a "coldly beautiful, dystopian allegory" by Eileen Battersby in The Irish Times, won the European Union Prize for Literature i…Read more on Wikipedia