Dutch Writer in Residence 2023: Simone Atangana Bekono

28 April 2023

You can now see staff and students at work in this impression of the 2023 language symposium at the University of Sheffield.

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The 2023 Taalunie Guest author to the UK was Simone Atangana Bekono. Together with Jonathan Reeder, Dutch students from the UCL and the University of Sheffield translated the opening section of the 2022 novella 'Zo hoog de zon stond', High was the Sun. With thanks to the Nederlandse Taalunie and Dutch Foundation for Literature.