Renée Brock (1912-1980)

Cochran, Judy; Linkhorn, Renée
January 2000
Belgian Women Poets: An Anthology;2000, Vol. 11, p45
The article features woman poet Renée Brock. She was born Renée Sarlet in Liege, Belgium as the eldest daughter in an upper middle class family. She was just twenty when she married Henry Brock, who was to become a prominent businessman. Brock was forty-one years old when she wrote her first short story. Many others followed and were published in France. In Belgium, she later received the prestigious Prix Rossel. She continued to write until her untimely death in 1980.


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