On Valentine´s Day De Witte Uitgeverij launches Save the Last Dance for Me by Harry Zevenbergen at the ABC Treehut in Den Haag, from 17.00 – 18.00 hrs.
The book boasts a selection of translated works from his three Dutch collections, plus poems that are directly written in English.
Harry Zevenbergen is a Dutch poet and performer. He appeared on the most diverse stages from street festivals, pubs, literary events, to theatres, rock venues and pop- and folk festivals in the Netherlands, Belgium, England, Scotland and (Northern) Ireland. He performs solo and with his poetry band D.O.M. (www.myspace.com/dompoetry) that mixes spoken word with folk music and electro pop.
From May 2007 to 2009 he was the official city poet of Den Haag. He published three Dutch collections: Punk in Rhenen (2005), Paal in Wegdek (2009) and Vakantiethuis.nl (2009) and was the (co-)editor of several anthologies.
For more information see the Treehut website.