Alma Mathijsen (1984) studied Image & Language at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie and Creative Writing in New York. She is the author of six plays, a collection of short stories and two novels. Mathijsen writes essays for the NRC Handelsblad.
Recent title – English material
Vergeet de meisjes (Forget the Girls), Sept. 2017
Press on The Great Good Things:
A stimulating tale that bears witness to a fresh and original writing talent. – TROUW
Literally nothing about this book is slick, and that’s what ultimately makes it so powerful and stirring. – DE GROENE AMSTERDAMMER
- Vergeet de meisjes (Forget the girls), 2017
- De grote goede dingen (The Great Good Things), 2014