Poets

Lodewijk Dosfel

Lodewijk Dosfel was born at Dendermonde on March 15, 1881. He studied law at Leuven and graduated in 1901, he became a lawyer. In 1916 he accepted a chair at the university of Gent and at that time changed to the Dutch language. Because of his activism he was given a criminal conviction after the war, but received a pardon in the same year. After this time his only source of income was his writings. He also published works using pseudonyms, for example Godfried Hermans and Thomas Van der Schelden. He died at Dendermonde on December 27, 1925, at 44 years old.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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