Pascal Verbeken (b. 1965) is an author and screenwriter. He wrote, among other works, Poor Wallonia, Grand Central Belgium, Tranzyt Antwerpia and tv-scripts such as 100 Years Ahead. His books made the shortlists for the ABN-AMRO Prize for Non-fiction and the VPRO Bob den Uyl Prize for Best Travel Book. Poor Wallonia won the M.J. Brusse Prize.