(1971) was born in San Nicolas, Aruba. After completing secondary education in Groningen he left for Port-au-Prince where he worked as an English teacher at the Université Adventiste d' Haïti. After returning to Europe he studied law in Maastricht and London. The next step of the journey was Groningen where he did research and taught constititutional law. Since 2002 he lectures at the University of Aruba. It was during his stay in London that Meritocracy was written in which one aspect of the great phenomenon called 'LIFE' was unfolded. During the course of the past years more aspects were examined such as the pursuit of happiness, envy and love. In 2009 Caresse Isings & Luciano Milliard will publish their first joint collection of poems. This is a concerted endeavor to reach the hearts of all living souls.
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Crusa Lama - Papiamento for Crossing the Seas - brings a programme with foreign and Aruban authors and musicians. Belinda de Veer, Luciano Milliard en Caresse Isings - all from Aruba - perform together with the authors who have come to Aruba on behalf of Winternachten international literature festival The Hauge: Bernice Chauly (Malaysia), Bas Heijne (Netherlands), Yasmine Allas (Netherlands/Somalia) and Iman Humaydan (Lebanon). The programme consists of readings by the authors, a conversation with the writers on the theme 'A Sense of Belonging', and musical perormances by Le Groove, with singer Anthony Gario. The programme has been made by the Bibliotéca Nacional (National Library) of Aruba.
The authors also perform for students, on Monday 19 April, at the Colegio EPI. Here they will read from their work, and have a discussion with the students, moderated by Victor Mathilda and Pancho Geerman.
The programme starts at 7 p.m. on Sunday 18 April. Admission AFL 5,-. Adress: Hardin Arubiana/Caribiana, Bachstraat # 5, Oranjestad. Information at 00 297 582 1580 or 582 6924, www.bibliotecanacional.aw