Frans Boenders

Belgium, 1942

Frans Boenders is a philosopher, writer and radio and TV producer. He studied philosophy and German in Leuven and began working with Belgian broadcasting company VRT. He then became general editor of the journal Kunst en Cultuur of the Brussels Centre for Fine Arts. He wrote the books Tibetaans dagboek: Tibet in de jaren tachtig (1987), Kunst als intieme ervaring: over de stille kracht van poëzie (1993) and Het onbestendige landschap (2001).