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Dutch
In zijn voorwoord bij deze Nederlandse vertaling beschrijft Etgar Keret hoe hij via een hondendrol de magie van het schrijven ontdekte: `Het feit dat ik al die uit de duim gezogen zinnen had getypt was opwindend, maar ook beangstigend. Zijn eerste verhaal schreef hij toen hij als negentienjarige in het leger zat, op een van de geheimste militaire basissen in Israël. Superlijm is het debuut van
Title
Superlijm
Author
Etgar Keret
Translator
Ruben Verhasselt
Language
Dutch
Original language
Hebrew
Original title
Tsinorot
Parallel title
Super lijm
Publisher
Amsterdam: Podium, 2013
ISBN
9789057595806
CloudLibrary
3fmqeg9

About Etgar Keret

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Etgar Keret (Hebrew: אתגר קרת‎, born August 20, 1967) is an Israeli writer known for his short stories, graphic novels, and scriptwriting for film and television.

Personal life

Keret was born in Ramat Gan, Israel in 1967. He is a third child to parents who survived the Holocaust. Both of his parents are from Poland. He studied at Ohel Shem high school, and at the Adi Lautman Interdisciplinary Programme for Outstanding Students of Tel Aviv University. He lives in Tel Aviv with his wife, Shira Geffen, and their son, Lev. He is a lecturer at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Beer Sheva, and at Tel Aviv University. He holds dual Israeli and Polish citizenship.

Literary career

Keret's first published work was Pipelines (צינורות‎, Tzinorot, 1992), a collection of short stories which was largely ignored when…Read more on Wikipedia