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- Weight: 300g
- Dimensions: 20.10cm x 13.00cm x 2.20cm
- ISBN: 90 6265 357 x
DE NAVELSTRENG VAN MIJN TAAL
Poesia bibo di Aruba
De navesltreng van mijn taal is an anthology of the current Aruban poetry that is originally written in the Papiamento language with a Dutch translation in this book.
it's a typical Caribbean poetry where creole, native and European elements are included in a natural way.
As the magazine “De Stoep” in Curaçao was the forefront for a rich Curaçao literature, so does Aruban poets fullfill this role in magazines like “Simadan”, “Kambio” en “Watapana”.
Compiller ANTON CLAASSEN arrange his anthology mainly around these magazines. In the seven chapters he introduces divergent poets like Nicolaas Piiña, Hubert Booi, Ernesto Rosenstand, Federico Oduber, Henry Habibe, Julio Maduro, Nena Bennett and Nydia Ecury.
Introduction: Wim Rutgers.
Dutch | paperback | 224 pages | Uitgeverij In de Knipscheer | Haarlem | 1992