Stefan Hertmans is a prizewinning author of many works.

His works include poetry, novels, essays, plays, short stories and a handbook on the history of art. He has taught at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent, at the Sorbonne, the Universities of Vienna, Berlin and Mexico City, at The Library of Congress in Washington, and University College London. He was born in Ghent, where he still lives, in 1951.

Stefan Hertmans

All nominated books

War and Turpentine