Ana Luísa Amaral


Country: Portugal

Considered one of Portugal’s foremost contemporary writers, Ana Luísa Amaral is an award-winning poet. She has written over 20 books of poetry, a play, a novel and several books for children, and is represented in many Portuguese and international anthologies. Her books have been translated into many languages and published in many countries around the world.

Supported by Embassy of Portugal & Instituto Camões. 

Sebagai salah satu Penulis kontemporer terkemuka di Portugal, Ana Luísa Amaral adalah seorang Penyair pemenang penghargaan. Ia telah menghasilkan lebih dari 20 buku puisi, drama, novel, dan beberapa buku untuk anak-anak, dan ikut mewakili banyak kumpulan antologi internasional maupun Portugis. Buku-buku Ana telah diterjemahkan ke dalam beberapa bahasa dan diterbitkan di berbagai negara di seluruh dunia.

Didukung oleh Embassy of Portugal & Instituto Camões.

Appearing in

Main Program: Chapter and Verse

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Festival Club @ Bar Luna: The Poet’s Club

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Main Program: Social Studies

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