Promote your Culture in Books!

23 03 2012


Coming March the 25th Arubans in The Netherlands celebrate the Aruban flag and the National Anthem. This BookIsh Plaza Ezine nr 5, MARCH 2012 Arubadag edition has as theme ‘Promote your culture in books! It contains fiction, non-fiction and children’s books by Aruban authors. And much more.

BookIsh Plaza will have a bookstall at Arubadag March 25th. So Meet&Greet us there. We’ll be also selling other Caribbean writer’s books, among others from Curaçao and St. Maarten.

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Status Aparte & Aruban Literature

1 04 2011


The Aruban Writer living in the Netherlands Quito Nicolaas launched on Tuesday 15 March 2011 in Aruba his latest poetry book Bos pa Planta. At this occasion Wim Rutgers spoke about 25 years status aparte, 25 years of Aruban literature in his lecture: A Sense of Belonging? Migration was the main topic.

Read the article HERE AD 21 march 2011





‘Bos pa Planta’ in the Local Press in Aruba

1 04 2011






‘Verborgen leegte’ & ‘Bos pa Planta’ in the Local Press in Curaçao

1 04 2011





Spontaneous Interview on the 18th

22 03 2011

Writer/poet Quito Nicolaas got interviewed spontaneously on his latest poetry book Bos pa Planta when visiting the activities at the Historical Museum in Fort Zoutman. The interview was taken by colleague writer Desiree Correa.

Fort Zoutman

ambiance in the courtyard of Fort Zoutman

Desiree interviewing the writer

the public relaxing

 

The writer speaking about Bos pa Planta 





Another Booksigning @ Van Dorp

20 03 2011


Last wednesday Quito Nicolaas was again signing his books at De Wit & Van Dorp Bookstores.  Book lovers came by to meet&greet the author and get their copy. The greeting of the shop-assistants were as always very cordially.

reader posing with the writer

writer with Bos pa Planta

posing with the renown linguist Joyce Pereira

Both Bos pa Planta & Verborgen leegte are available @ De Wit & Van Dorp Bookstores, Avenida Milo Croes in Dakota.





Today Booksigning @ Arubadag

20 03 2011