Peter Buwalda

Peter Buwalda on temptations

Date: Time: 21:00 Location: Cube 1b

NIGHT TALK - Author and columnist Peter Buwalda will talk about the temptations of writers, the temptations of writing, and the writer as a tempter (language: Dutch).

Author and columnist Peter Buwalda published his first novel, Bonita Avenue, in 2010. The book was nominated for twelve literary prizes, five of which he won. The novel topped the bestsellers lists, sold more than 350,000 copies and was translated in many languages all over the world to great international acclaim. His second novel, Otmar’s sons, was published in March 2019.

Sander Bax (Literature Studies, Tilburg University) will talk with Buwalda on the temptations of writers, the temptations of writing, and the writer as a tempter. Bax has recently published the book De literatuur draait door, on the writer in the media age.


More details

  • Speaker: Sander Bax and Peter Buwalda
  • Category: Night Talk
  • Language: Dutch
  • End time: 21:45 hrs
  • Organized by: Academic Forum