We are so excited to announce this year’s guest judges for the PFD Queer Fiction Prize 2024!
Our guest judge for the Adult category is Hanna Bervoets, author of the critically acclaimed novel We Had To Remove This Post, which has been translated into fourteen languages and was published in the UK by Picador.
Hanna Bervoets is one of the most acclaimed Dutch writers of her generation. She is the author of several novels in her home country of the Netherlands, and she has also written screenplays, plays, short stories, and essays. She is the recipient of many literary awards, including the prestigious Frans Kellendonk Prize for her entire body of work. She was a resident at Art Omi: Writers at Ledig House, New York. Her much-acclaimed novel We Had to Remove This Post has been translated into fourteen languages and was published in the UK by Picador. Her latest novel Teach Me Everything You Know has been published in the Netherlands in November 2023 by Uitgeverij Pluim. Hanna Bervoets lives in Amsterdam with her girlfriend and two guinea pigs.