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Bernard de Coen
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Bernard de Coen was born in Leuven, Belgium, May 19th of 1965. He studied latin and sciences at school and romance philology (French & Spanish language and literature) at the Catholic University of Louvain. After serving his country for a year and a pilgrimage to Compostela, he has been teaching French and Spanish for a couple of years, then became an interpreter and translator as a civil servant.

He has large interests in human sciences: philosophy, religion, arts, astronomy, aesthetics, ethics, linguistics and literature.
He enjoys playing tennis, jogging and taking a sauna.

Participating in a poetry evening in Tienen