Radna Fabias (1983) was born and raised in Curaçao. She is a graduate of HKU University of the Arts Utrecht. In 2018 she debuted as a poet with the poetry collection Habitus which was awarded the C. Buddingh’-prize, the Awater Poetry prize and the Herman de Coninck prize. She was hailed as the Dutch literary talent of 2019 by De Volkskrant. Habitus is nominated for De Grote Poëzieprijs and the Debuutprijs Aan Zee. Fabias’ poetry has been translated into English, French and Spanish.
Thanks to the Dutch Foundation for Literature for their support