vondel prize

Prizes, grants and awards

Vondel Prize (past winners)

For Dutch/Flemish Translation

2007 Susan Massotty My Father’s Notebook: A Novel by Kader Abdolah (HarperCollins) Runner up: Sherry Marx Daalder’s Chocolates by Philibert Schogt (Thunder’s Mouth Press, New York)

2005 Diane Webb Colors Demonic & Divine by Herman Pleij (Columbia University Press) No runner up

2003 Sam Garrett The Rider by Tim Krabbe (Bloomsbury) Runner up: Susan Massotty All Souls’ Day by Cees Nooteboom (Picador)

2001 Hester Velmans A Heart of Stone by Renate Dorrestein (Doubleday) Highly commended: Paul Vincent Metaphors of Memory by Douwe Draaisma (Cambridge University Press)

1999 Ina Rilke Roads to Santiago by Cees Noteboom (Harvill/Harcourt) Brace and the Virtuoso by Margriet de Moor (Picador) Highly commended: Sam Garrett The Gates of Damascus by Lieve Joris (Lonely Planet) and Mali Blues by Lieve Joris (Lonely Planet) Stacey Knecht Desire by Hugo Claus (Viking) Sherry Marx-Macdonald Darwin’s Dreampond by Tijs Goldschmidt (MIT Press)

1996 Stacey Knecht The Great Longing by Marcel Möring (Flamingo) Highly commended: Noel Clark Lucifer by Joost van den Vondel (Absolute Press)