Hans Schoots, born in Sluiskil, the Netherlands, in 1950. Ph.D. from the University of Amsterdam. Freelance Journalist/Author of Literary non-fiction.
Journalist-in-Residence (1 September 2011 – 31 January 2012)
MENSEN VAN DE DELTA/ ‘PEOPLE OF THE DELTA’
The main aim of my stay at NIAS was to write the best part of my book Mensen van de delta (People of the delta). I wrote about 65% of it in Wassenaar and expect it to be published at Balans Publishers in Amsterdam by the end of 2012.