Papiamento Novel in the Almere Library

1 11 2013

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l. to r. Minister Plenipotenciery of Aruba Edwin Abath, writer Quito Nicolaas and
Chris Wiersma (director library). PHOTO: Almere Vandaag, 2013

In October Quito Nicolaas presented his latest Papiamento Novel ‘Sombra di recuerdo’ to the director of De Nieuwe Bibliotheek, the library in  his hometown of Almere.

The library has aready some of his books in their collection, like ‘Verborgen Leegte’ and were very pleased to receive another book for their collection. Also present was the Minister Plenipotentiary of Aruba, Edwin Abath, who commended Nicolaas with his 10th publication in Papiamento in the Year Celebrating the Papiamento Language in Aruba and in The Netherlands. Papiamento is spoken in the three Dutch Caribbean islands of Aruba, Bonaire & Curaçao.

Quito Nicolaas´s books are available  @ BookIsh Plaza

 

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Presentation New Novel by Quito Nicolaas

9 10 2013

Boekpresentatie Sombra di recuerdo 18 okt 2013

Invitation to the presentation of the novel ”Sombra di recuerdo” at the Nieuwscafé of De Nieuwe Bibliotheek in Almere.
Besides the Minister Plenipotenciary of Aruba Edwin Abath, there will be other speakers. The book will be on sale and the author gladly will sign your copy. Please let us know if you’ll be attending @ info@bookishplaza.com

The book is available at BookIsh Plaza

 





Poet Quito Nicolaas to recite at opening Orange Exposition

27 03 2013

persbericht & foto (A-4 liggend)

Poet Quito Nicolaas is invited to recite at the official opening of the exposition ‘Rondom Oranje’ on Thursday April the 4th  2013 by the mayor Mrs. A. Jorritsma-Lebbink  in the Burgerzaal at the Municipality of Almere, The Netherlands.

The binding factor of the art exposition is ‘Orange’ as a symbol of unity of people of different origins and nature within the Dutch Kingdom.
The exhibition carries a particular character with versatile work by:
• Jabu Arnell (St. Maarten/Amsterdam)
• Bikkel (Curaçao/Rotterdam)
• Robert P. de Boer (Apeldoorn)
• Ewoud Broeksma (Groningen)
• Armando Goedgedrag (Aruba/Breda)
• Jannes Koetsier (Groningen)
• Jan Kruize (Groningen)
• Gustave Nouel (Aruba/Deventer)

The exposition will be open till May the 2nd at the B-Passage of the Municipality of Almere, Stadhuisplein 1 and at De Nieuwe Bibliotheek, Stadhuisplein 101.





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

 





Novel Verborgen leegte in Your Local Library

16 11 2011

The novel Verborgen leegte [Hidden Emptiness] by Quito Nicolaas is now available in your local library in De Nieuwe Bibliotheek ALMERE, Openbare Bibliotheek AMSTERDAM and other big cities of Holland.
So run to the library and lend it or buy it @ Bookish Plaza