Erwin Mortier was born in 1965. He studied History of Art and has worked at the Museum of the History of Psychiatry in Ghent. He has also worked on the Belgian newspaper De Morgen and for the Belgian Broadcasting Corporation. His previous novel, Marcel, won numerous literary prizes and was chosen by A. S. Byatt as one of her most significant books of 2001.
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