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In tijden van besmetting

Paolo Giordano (author)

In tijden van besmetting

Genre:
Een urgent, elegant en uiteindelijk hoopvol essay van de auteur van De eenzaamheid van de priemgetallen en over het virus dat ons allen in zijn greep houdt.

De corona-epidemie dreigt de grootste gezondheidsdreiging van onze tijd te worden. Het legt de verschillende niveaus bloot waarop wij tegenwoordig met elkaar verbonden zijn - het maakt niet uit wie of waar we zijn, wat we nu mee
Title
In tijden van besmetting
Author
Paolo Giordano
Language
Dutch
Original language
Italian
Original title
Nel contagio
Publisher
Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij, 2020
ePub2
ISBN
9789403199801

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About Paolo Giordano

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Paolo Giordano (born 1982) is an Italian writer who won the Premio Strega literary award with his first novel The Solitude of Prime Numbers.

Biography

Paolo Giordano was born on December 19, 1982, in Turin, Italy. He studied physics at the University of Turin and holds a PhD in theoretical particle physics. The Solitude of Prime Numbers, his first novel, has sold over a million copies and was translated into thirty languages.

The Italian language film based on the novel was released in September 2010.

His book How Contagion Works is one of the first to be written on the COVID-19 pandemic and warns of the danger of authoritarianism.

Bibliography

  • 2008: The Solitude of Prime Numbers (published in Italian as La solitudine dei numeri primi)
  • 2012: The Human Body (published in Italian as Il corpo umano)
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