De Plaats (‘El Lugar’) Mario Levrero (translated from Spanish to Dutch by Mariolein Sabarte Belacortupublished, published by Bananafish)
Introduced by Jasper Visser a social and cultural innovator from the Netherlands
Mario Levrero (Montevideo, 1940-2004) was a Uruguayan columnist and fiction writer. He was also a photographer, humourist, bookseller, crossword puzzle writer and scriptwriter for comics. At the end of his life, he also turned out to be a lecturer by a writing workshop with which he has permanently influenced the current generation of Uruguayan writers.