(St. Maarten, 1984) is a poet, an artist and a young professional entrepreneur; daughter of the soil. Graduated in 2002 from the St. Maarten Academy High School as a cum laude student. In 2008 after furthering her studies in the Netherlands Lucinda acquired her Bachelors Degree in Facilities Management Business Administration at the Hanze University of applied sciences. Art and culture is her life passion. Painting and writing are her main means of self expression. In 2008 Lucinda debut as a poet at the Philipsburg Jubilee Library. She is also a member of the One Poet Society.(WIN 2010)
Archive available for: Lucinda Audain
On Sint Maarten, Winternachten collaborates with the Philipsburg Jubilee Library. Crossing the Seas - as the event is called here, is an evening with readings by writers and poets. The participating authors from Sint Maarten are Peter Lake, Lucinda Audain, Lenworth Wilson Jr. and Mathilda Richards, with music and song by Amin Bouabdelli, Changa Hickinson, Donovan Froston, Erika van Putten and Shanella Romey James. The foreign authors in this programme are Bas Heijne (Netherlands), Yasmine Allas (Netherlands/Somalia), Bernice Chauly (Maleysia) and Iman Humaydan (Lebanon). All texts read by the foreign authors will be projected simultaneously in English translation. The M.C. is Clara Reyes.
Except for this public programme, the library also organises peformances of the writers in high schools and at the Sint Maarten University.
Philipsburg Community and Cultural Center, Backstreet. Wednesday 14 April, 7 p.m. Admission is free.