Annelies Verbeke

Ghent

Annelies Verbeke about Ghent

Home Town

Woonplaats

Annelies Verbeke discovered her hometown Ghent afresh when she bumped into a confused man in her apartment hall...

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Jakarta

Annelies Verbeke about Jakarta

Angels in Jakarta

Engelen in Jakarta

The audio recording of Annelies Verbekes citybook about Jakarta is coming soon. In the meantime you can listen ...

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Annelies Verbeke (Belgium, 1976) knew from the age of five that she wanted to write a novel and spent her childhood creating fairytales. She made her literary debut in 2003 with Slaap!. Her novels Reus and Vissen redden and the anthology of stories Groener gras then followed. After completing the journalistic anthology Wakker, she compiled the international anthology of 21st-century short stories Naar de stad (2012) together with Sanneke van Hassel. Verbeke has also written various film screenplays and scripts for theatre. Her literary work has regularly received awards and is published in more than 20 countries. For deBuren, Annelies Verbeke has already written the Radio Book It Exists.

For citybooks, Annelies Verbeke wrote about Ghent and Jakarta.


Annelies Verbeke (Belgia, 1976) sudah sejak usia lima tahun menyadari akan menulis sebuah roman, hingga banyak waktu dia habiskan mengarang dongeng-dongeng, selama masa kecilnya. Slaap adalah buku perdana membuat dia masuk ke dunia sastra. Buku-buku fiksinya Reus serta Vissen redden dan antologi serangkai cerita berjudul Groener gras lalu menyusul. Setelah Wakker, sebuah kumpulan cerita jurnalistik, dia menyunting antologi Naar de stad (2012) yang berisi berbagai cerita pendek mancanegara di abad ke-21, bersama Sanneke van Hassel. Verbeke juga menulis berbagai skenario layer lebar dan naskah teater. Karya sastranya kerap mendapatkan penghargaan, serta diterbitkan di lebih dari 20 negara. Het bestaat (It existst) adalah sebuah Radiobook yang ditulis Annelies Verbeke atas permintaan deBuren.