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Hans Lodeizen Biografie
New and more accurate portrait of poet Hans Lodeizen (1924-1950). Hilberdink traveled in his footsteps to Maroc and the United States, spoke with friends and family and had the opportunity to see - first time ever - personal documents. He analyses Lodeizen's social-historical context and we get a new view on the life of the poet who died so very young.
Hardcover, first edition, 288 pages
Published November 2007 by G.A. van Oorschot
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As most people I guess, who have read Hans Lodeizen's poetry during college years, I was aware of the outlines of his very short (1924 -1950)life and that was it, I'm afraid. Koen Hilberdink, this new biographer, has succeeded to go beyond the already known to insight in why Hans Lodeizen wanted so desperately to become a poet.It hasn't really helped me to gain access to his - often experimental - poetry more easily and perhaps I had a faint hope it would, yet this biography has filled in the ...more
Koen Hilberdink is literatuurwetenschapper en werkzaam bij de Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen. Hij promoveerde op Ik ben een vreemdeling. Ik sta apart. Een biografie van Paul Rodenko (2000) en was de bezorger van Rodenko's essays en kritieken. In november 2007 verscheen zijn biografie over Hans Lodeizen, waarin veel nieuw feitenmateriaal over de dichter verzameld is.More about Koen Hilberdink...