Year of birth: 1940
is a poet and prose-writer. He made his debut in 1973 with the collection Homo sum, since when his works have included Marcher au charbon (1978), Ex Orient (1986) and Immense existence (2007). Cliff makes use of traditional, classical verse forms, but in terms of themes he sticks close to home - and always takes care to ensure that his poems are down-to-earth and crystal-clear.
Sunday 8 June, 21.45 hrs, Kleine Zaal
Tuesday 9 June, 20.15 hrs, Kleine Zaal