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De baldadige walvis : gedichten

De baldadige walvis : gedichten

De baldadige Lecompte laat opnieuw van zich horen met een subversieve dichtbundel. Over taxidermie en chantage. Over mummificatie en seks. Over zelfkastijding en kerst. Maar ook over haar heilzame en/of verte(de)rende ontmoetingen met lankmoedige boemannen, weerbarstige zeepzieders, achteloze stierenvechters, transseksuele coniferenscheerders, anemische hoefsmeden, gierige blikslagers, valse vogel
Title
De baldadige walvis : gedichten
Author
Delphine Lecompte 1978-
Language
Dutch
Edition
1
Publisher
Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij, 2014
ISBN
9789460423055
CloudLibrary
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About Delphine Lecompte

Delphine Lecompte (born 22 January 1978) is a Flemish poet.

Career

In 2010, she won the C. Buddingh'-prijs for her debut poetry collection De dieren in mij.

She also received the Prijs voor Letterkunde van de Provincie West-Vlaanderen in 2011 for this debut.

Controversy

In 2021, she wrote a letter to Humo magazine in which she made several controversial comments regarding pedophilia. Her letter was condemned by Flemish ministers including Matthias Diependaele and Sammy Mahdi. The city of Bruges, which employs her as the official poet of a museum, did not endorse her views but recognised her right to free speech.

Publications

  • 2009: De dieren in mij
  • 2010: Verzonnen prooi
  • 2012: Blinde gedichten
  • 2013: Schachten en amuletten
  • 201…Read more on Wikipedia