I think all Belgians, right now, have a need for curling up with a good book, each in our little corner of the bed, like any other old couple losing interest, then losing touch, then soon to be divorced.
Latest novel: Omega Minor (Dalkey Archive Press USA; Eichborn GER; Meulenhoff-Manteau BE/NL; Lot 49 FRA; Polis GR).
Omega Minor won the Bordewijk award (Holland), the triannual Cultuurprijs voor Proza van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap (Belgium), and the triannual Prijs Letterkunde van de Vlaamse Provincies (Belgium), as well as the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize (UK).
Cognitive psychologist, working at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Self-proclaimed misanthrope (the 'mis' part extending to himself).