Author Daniel Rovers thinks there is something wrong with the way loneliness is often written about.
Faces of Loneliness
The coronavirus pandemic makes it more obvious than ever: despite our constant connection via all kinds of screens, loneliness appears to be a growing problem. But how do you discuss this problem? Does it help to give a face to loneliness? In what way? These questions are addressed in the interdisciplinary research project Monáx, a collaboration between artist Siba Sahabi, photographer Henri Verhoef and the low countries with the support from the Dutch Embassy in Brussels.