(Aruba 1935) started to tell stories and write poetry at a young age. She performed for radio, and published her work. She also wrote for children in the magazine Chabalito. With the story 'Bruid di Sonrisa', she was awarded the first prize in the short story contest Conta mi un cuenta in 1981. In 2008 she published five religious poems in the collection Gotanan di Dios. The collection of short stories Un rat'i ora cu Tanta Dora (2011) holds almost fourty stories on traditional folklore of the island, and a number of poems.
Archive available for: Dora Lauffer-Mathilda
With: Caresse Isings, David Van Reybrouck, Dora Lauffer-Mathilda, Elisabeth Pope, Helon Habila, Jacques Thönissen, Jossy Tromp, Petina Gappah, Rodaan Al Galidi, Ryan Maduro, Sharon Rose, Victor Mathilda
An evening with writers, poets and musicians from Aruba, with four foreign guests from Writers Unlimited. Readings of prose, poetry, storytelling and music in a beautiful surrounding, the garden of the library of Aruba.