Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
van 1947 tot 2002
Schrijver Dichter Essayist
1912 - 2002
From 1947 to 2002, Adriaan MorriŽn (1912-2002), writer, poet and essayist, lived and worked here.
Location. 52° 21.978′ N, 4° 54.529′ E. Marker is in Amsterdam, North Holland. Marker is at the intersection of Plantage Muidergracht and Plantage Parklaan on Plantage Muidergracht. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Plantage Muidergracht 3, Amsterdam, North Holland 1018 SR, Netherlands.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hugo de Vries (within shouting distance of this marker); Wertheimpark (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); De Hortus (about 150 meters away); Defenders of Jewish Children World War II Memorial (about 150 meters away); de wereld bleef doof / The World Remained Deaf (about 180 meters away); J.C. Amman School Memorial (about 180 meters away); Portugees IsraŽlietisch Ziekenhuis / Portugese Israelite Hospital (about 210 meters away); E.J. van Det School Memorial (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amsterdam.
Also see . . . Adriaan MorriŽn (Wikipedia). Rough translation from Dutch: "Morriene debuted in 1935 with a poem in Forum....After the Second World War , he worked mainly with translations, literary reviews and reviews for, among others, The Parool . He was a French teacher for several years and worked at the Institute of Translation Studies at the University of Amsterdam . He was involved in the creation of the Fund for the Letters. As editor of a number of literary journals (including Tirade ), he evaluated manuscripts. He was also a consultant of GA van Oorschot and De Bezige Bij . A number of important writers, including Harry Mulisch , Gerard Reve and WF Hermans and the poet Hans Lodeizen , were "discovered by him"....Adriaan MorriŽn translated, among other things, works by Albert Camus, Heinrich BŲll, Sigmund Freud, Erich Kšstner, Choderlos de Laclos (Les Liaisons Dangereuses ), Guy de Maupassant and Pauline Rťage ( Histoire d'O )". (Submitted on July 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
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