Hans den Hartog Jager
Hans den Hartog Jager (1968) writes for the NRC Handelsblad national daily newspaper, in which he published articles on Menno ter Braak, Gerhard Richter, and Lucian Freud. In 2003, he published The Essential Van Gogh, a short monograph on the life and work of Vincent van Gogh. The author is currently working on a book on Dutch painting, which will appear in the course of 2004, and on a new novel. Becoming God has been nominated for the Debutantenprijs 2003 – award for the best debut.