Hardy Perennials of Dutch and Flemish Poetry

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Dutch poetry, whether from Flanders or the Netherlands, has a stronger claim to international appreciation than Dutch-language prose. In this field, at least, the small Dutch-language area would be great. In Guido Gezelle, Herman Gorter, J. H. Leopold, Paul van Ostaijen, Martinus Nijhoff and Gerrit Achterberg…