Book launch ‘Verborgen leegte’ a succes

18 12 2010

The book launch of Verborgen leegte was a succes yesterday at the aula of the University of Aruba.
Literature lovers dropped by even though this time of the year there’s a lot of x-mas dinners and activities to go to.

Presenter Victor Mathilda gave an introduction to the author who started as a young man to write love poems, up to now with his latest work.

The poet Olga Buckley said to be very honored to be reading a fragment of ‘Verborgen leegte’. She read it vivaciously.

Afterwards the author talked about the process of writing ‘Verborgen leegte’.

A first copy was presented to the director of the National Library of Aruba, Astrid Britten.

An old acquaintance of the author Victor Mathilda interviewed the author about the book related to himself.

The young talented singer Jonathan Croes sang known songs of the Aruban composer Padu del Caribe. He completed his performance by sweeping the public with some songs he won prices with.

The author signed his book and visitor could meet & greet him.

the book table

It was a great night under the tropical stars of Aruba.   



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