Adwin de Kluyver

Adwin de Kluyver (b. 1968) is a Dutch historian and writer of creative non-fiction based in Leeuwarden, Friesland where he organizes film festivals and exhibitions.

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His previous work includes The Northern Dream: An Atlas, a narrative non-fiction book about the historical longing for northern regions. Upon publication, No Man’s Land: An Antarctic Voyage of Discovery met with immediate critical acclaim. This unique combination of travel story, essay, and cultural history was nominated for the Best Dutch Nature Book Award (Jan Wolkers Prize) and chosen by the national newspaper Trouw as one of the best books of 2019.

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