Joost Zwagerman

Dutch writer, poet, and essayist

Johannes Jacobus Willebrordus (Joost) Zwagerman (18 November 1963 – 8 September 2015) was a Dutch writer, poet, and essayist. Among his teachers was the novelist Oek de Jong. He was born in Alkmaar in the Netherlands.

Joost Zwagerman in 2010

Zwagerman committed suicide in Haarlem, Netherlands, aged 51.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Joost Zwagerman maakt einde aan zijn leven". de Volkskrant (in Dutch). 8 September 2015. Retrieved 8 September 2015.