Peter Terrin

Photograph of Peter Terrin © Stephan Vanfleteren

Photograph of Peter Terrin © Stephan Vanfleteren


Peter Terrin represents a unique voice in contemporary literature, touching on universal and highly topical themes. He is considered by critics to be a literary maverick, a classic writer and a masterful stylist. He is also an avid collector of vintage typewriters. He won a European Literature Prize for The Guard, and the AKO Literatuurprijs for Post Mortem.

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