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Hans Faverey

Hans Faverey born in Paramaribo, Suriname, moved as a child to Amsterdam, where he lived until his death. He was a clinical psychologist, and played the harpsichord, an instrument for which he also composed. Faverey received many literary awards including the Amsterdam Poetry Prize, the Jan Campert Prize, and the prestigious Constantijin Huygens Prize for his oeuvre.