Cees Nooteboom, Dutch Novelist

Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Cees Nooteboom is one of the Netherlands' most famous writers. His latest novel translated into English is Lost Paradise; it's about a chance encounter between an embittered Dutch literary critic and a young Brazilian woman who's survived a gang rape.

Event: Cees Nooteboom will be at a Brooklyn Rail-sponsored reading with Diane Williams, Jerome Rothenberg, and Jonathan Baumbach
Tuesday, November 20 at 7 pm
Pierogi Gallery
177 North 9th Street, Williamsburg

Lost Paradise is available for purchase at


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