Pauline Slot

Pauline Slot (b. 1960) obtained her doctorate in Dutch Language and Literature at the University of Amsterdam in 1994, where she published work on the doctrine of reason. In 1994 she resigned her post at the university to make an extended journey through Australia. Zuiderkruis, now in its eigth reprint, with 40,000 copies sold, is her first book.


(De Arbeiderspers, 1999, 204 pagina's)

Pauline Slot’s first novel is about friendship between women, about girlfriends who have known each other for decades, who have been on holiday together and dine together every week. But how well do you actually know each other after all this time? Is it possible to really fathom out the other person?

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