Marente de Moor





Marente de Moor


Born
in Den Haag, Netherlands
January 01, 1972

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Marente de Moor (b. 1972) studied Slavonic Languages and lived in the 1990’ s in Russia, where she worked for both Russian and Dutch media. Her columns about the absurdist Russian everyday life were collected and published as Petersburgse vertellingen in 1999. After her return to the Netherlands she worked several years at the weekly HP/De Tijd. Her highly praised debut novel De overtreder (The Transgressor) came out in 2007 and was published in German in 2010 by Suhrkamp Verlag, under the title Amsterdam und zurück. Since 2009 she has worked as a weekly columnist for the political magazine Vrij Nederland. In 2010 her second novel, the historical De Nederlandse maagd (The Dutch Maiden). was published, and translated into German (Die niederl ...more

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De Nederlandse maagd

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Roundhay, tuinscène

2.89 avg rating — 73 ratings — published 2013
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Gezellige verhalen

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De overtreder

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Petersburgse vertellingen: ...

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Kleine vogel, grote man

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Deze hoedanigheid

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Deze hoedanigheid

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Холандска девица

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Vier variaties voor cello

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“Zonder mijn moeder was ik misschien wel een heel raar kind geworden. Ze bewaakte de rust en regelmaat in het huis. Mijn vader liet geen dag voorbijgaan of hij verzon iets nieuws. De zomerkermis in Beek, zelf pottenbakken in de Preekherengang, de geit van bomma in haar bedstede opsluiten, passanten opwachten achter de Helpoort en 'Boe' roepen. Voor kerst gaf hij me een beeld van een monnik, dat appelsap plaste als je op de kop duwde.”
Marente de Moor, De Nederlandse maagd

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