This week's Friday Verses are written by Mustafa Stitou. We translated his poem 'Palpitations' from the volume 'Mijn gedichten' (Vassallucci, 1998).
Translated poems by Henk van der Waal, Marc Reugebrink, Peter van Lier, René Huigen, Peter Verhelst, Bernard Dewulf, Rogi Wieg, Peter Ghyssaert, Jo Govaerts and Mustafa Stitou
This week's Friday Verses are written by Ingmar Heytze. We translated his poem 'For the Beloved Stranger' from the volume 'Het ging over rozen' (Podium, 2002).
From the very beginning Michel’s poetry met with considerable appreciation, from readers and from critics. Prize juries also show appreciation for his work. Critics value him for the wittiness of his observations, his ability to put the ev...
About writers from the second generation of immigrants, uniting two cultures in their books, but also about ‘exiled authors' who are trying to find a new home in the Dutch language. They revitalise the Dutch language, see Dutch customs and ...
Our selection of Dutch-language books that have recently been translated into English.
Every other Friday we treat you to beautiful verses by a poet from Flanders or the Netherlands. Sometimes an old forgotten poem, but mostly fresh verses by a young or unpublished poet.