Meet & Greet the Author Quito Nicolaas

6 06 2013

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Friday June 7th there will be a Meet & Greet the Author Quito Nicolaas at the Teresita Center in San Nicolas, Aruba. The literary evening will start at 7:30 p.m. This is an oportunity for the Aruban people to get to know the author more up, close and personal.

The author will give some insights on his new novel in Papiamento Sombra di recuerdo. This novel, the tenth book in his works, is the most massive document written up to now in the Papiamento language and of the Aruban and Antillean literature. Quito Nicolaas is known for his publications of poetry and novels in diverse languages. This novel has been written especially for the Celebration of the Year of Papiamento in Aruba.

The author will connect the story in the book with life in his hometown of San Nicolas and in Aruba of the 60s and 70s in an interactive session with the audience. Papiamento teachers will read fragments of the novel.

A known journalist will have an in depth interview with the author on the novel and other related topics. And the audience will have the chance to ask questions.

The book trailer of Sombra di recuerdo , especially made for this occasion will be shown. Furthermore a celebration of the tenth book and Nicolaas’s writers life will be shown.
The literary evening will be closed with a book signing session with the author.

The book can be purchased at the local bookstores on Aruba and Curaçao. And online at BookIsh Plaza

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Meet the Author @ School

26 05 2013

Meet the author @ school 2013

Author Quito Nicolaas will be talking to pupils at his former high school this Friday.

Telling the pupils about his new novel Sombra di recuerdo [Shadow of Memories] where the protagonists of the book also went to Filomena College in San Nicolas, Aruba. But also of his own experiences back at school and the importance of writing.

The meeting is especially for the pupils of the 3rd grade, their parents and the neighbours in the vicinity of the school.

The book will be available at the local bookstores in Aruba, Curaçao & Bonaire. And online @ BookIsh Plaza

 





Invitation Book Launch In Aruba

25 05 2013

Presentacion novela
Book launch of the Papiamento novel “Sombra di recuerdo” [Shadow of Memories] of Quito Nicolaas
Thursday May the 30th 2013
7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Biblioteca Nacional Aruba
George Madurostraat 13
Aruba





Meet & Greet the Author Quito Nicolaas

15 03 2013

Meet&Greet Quito Nicolaas

This Sunday the 17th of March our poet/writer Quito Nicolaas will be together with others at his hometown library De Nieuwe Bibliotheek in Almere to sign his books. This activity is in line with the book week in The Netherlands from 16-24 of March.

So come by and Meet&Greet the author.

His books are available at BookIsh Plaza

 





BookIsh Plaza @ UniArte 2012

14 09 2012





BookIsh Plaza Coming Sunday @ Dia di Boneiru

5 09 2012

BookIsh Plaza will be with a bookstand at Dia di Boneiru, the day that people from Bonaire celebrate their national day. Writer/poet Quito Nicolaas will also be there to sign his books and the jazz saxofonist Delbert Bernabela his cd’s.





Tomorrow Opening Ceremony 2012 St. Martin Book Fair

30 05 2012

 

More info @ 2012 St. Martin Book Fair