Jolande van Lith writes Dutch literary poetry, she is the founder of POETRY DIVERSITY.
A well known festival with international performances in art, music, rap,
spoken word & poetry.
Her first novel was based on the life of
Vincent van Gogh. An important part and the basis for her writing is always the research
she performs. In this case about the audience of van Gogh.
In 2018 she was for the first time nominated for the '' Zachte G Language Award ''
for this successful project. The award is an acknowledgment for people who
have made a special effort in language.
You can find her work in several poetry anthologies.
The official presentation of her latest poetry novel ''Twee blikken gele verf &
eigen zinnen'' was during poetry week 2019 at the POETRY DIVERSITY FESTIVAL.
Jolande invited several of her favorite writers and a very special guest: Connie Palmen.
''Twee blikken gele verf & eigen zinnen'' is also
nominated for the '' Zachte G Language Award 2020 ''
In 2022 her project ''Waarom ik tranen druip'' is nominated for the Zachte G Prijs.
Jolande is affiliated with De Schrijverscentrale.