Marieke Lucas Rijneveld
Marieke Lucas Rijneveld (b. 1991) made her debut as a poet in 2015 with the collection Kalfsvlies (Calf’s Caul), awarded the C. Buddingh’ Prize for the best poetry debut, and reprinted several times. She won the Hollands Maandblad Incentive Bursary 2014/2015 and the C.C.S. Crone Stipendium 2015. De Volkskrant proclaimed her the literary talent of 2016. The Discomfort of Evening, the English translation by Michele Hutchison of Rijneveld’s debut novel De avond is ongemak (2018) was awarded the International Booker Prize.