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Pieter van Oudheusden

Pieter van Oudheusden (1957-2013) spent much of his career writing texts for picture books and comics. This Dutch literary jack-of-all-trades also translated hundreds of comics into Dutch and was the editor of several comic strip collections. As a scriptwriter, he is best known for his collaboration with graphic novelist Jeroen Janssen. His picture books are distinguished by their literary, philosophical texts and the artistic quality of their illustration, by artists like Isabelle Vandenabeele and Goele Dewanckel.