Apparently irreconcible opposites, such as frivolity versus tragedy, cynicism versus sentimentality, and horror versus the farcical express Grunberg’s vision that fine words and high ideals are illusions, but that despite this vision, or perhaps because of it, we must be happy, if not in fact, then in the written word.
Times Literary Supplement (March 2006)
Editing: Johannes van der Sluis
Design: Sander Voerman/Pixelgilde
Movies: Ingeborg Schavemaker & Pascalle Bonnier
Special thanks to Jos Wuijts, Sam Garrett, Anne Pier Salverda and Arie Oexman.