Arnon Grunberg





Arnon Grunberg


Born
in Amsterdam, Netherlands
February 22, 1971

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Arnon Yasha Yves (Arnon) Grunberg is a Dutch writer. Some of his books were written using the heteronym Marek van der Jagt.

In 1989 Grunberg made his acting debut in Maria's Cunt (de Kut van Maria); a short film by Dutch enfant terrible filmmaker Cyrus Frisch.

Grunberg made his literary debut in 1994 with the novel Blauwe maandagen (Blue Mondays), which won the Dutch prize for the best debut novel that year. In 2000, under the heteronym Marek van der Jagt, he won the best debut prize again for his novel De geschiedenis van mijn kaalheid (The History of My Baldness).

Grunberg publishes novels about once a year but also writes columns and essays in a wide variety of Dutch and international newspapers and magazines. He does not restrict himself o
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Peace

Der Spiegel on an old or rather a new Europe:



"Most EU opponents were blind to the possible consequences of Brexit. Scotland, for example, where the probability of a second referendum on independence has grown, as have the chances of its success. Or Northern Ireland, where peace could be threatened if the border to the Republic of Ireland in the south is sealed as an external EU frontier....

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Average rating: 3.37 · 15,287 ratings · 657 reviews · 62 distinct works · Similar authors
Tirza

3.59 avg rating — 5,670 ratings — published 2006 — 18 editions
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Blauwe maandagen

3.12 avg rating — 1,670 ratings — published 1994 — 22 editions
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De asielzoeker

3.32 avg rating — 1,232 ratings — published 2003 — 14 editions
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De man zonder ziekte

3.29 avg rating — 1,104 ratings — published 2012 — 10 editions
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Huid en haar

3.37 avg rating — 925 ratings — published 2010 — 8 editions
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Figuranten

3.15 avg rating — 822 ratings — published 1997 — 12 editions
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De joodse messias

3.48 avg rating — 709 ratings — published 2004 — 19 editions
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Onze oom

2.96 avg rating — 461 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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Phantom Pain

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3.35 avg rating — 710 ratings — published 2000 — 17 editions
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De heilige Antonio

2.81 avg rating — 370 ratings — published 1998 — 5 editions
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“Mensen hebben warmte nodig. Daarop leven ze. Daarvan leven ze. Die warmte is geen misdaad. Het gebrek eraan is de misdaad.”
Arnon Grunberg, Tirza

“Is dat niet uiteindelijk de enige opdracht van de mens? Je moet worden wat de anderen in je wensen te zien.”
Arnon Grunberg, Tirza

“Een paard,' mompelt Sylvie. 'Een paardenmeisje. Ook dat nog. Ons blijft niets bespaard.”
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