Persephone works  professionally as a classical singer and teaches privately in Amsterdam, Haarlem and Utrecht. 

 In 2020 she will feature in Yenta’s Lied with  new music composed by Allan Segall using mid 20th century Yiddish poetry.

In October 2018 her novella Ein rasch gesponnenes Netz, translated by Günter Ohnemus, was published by MaroVerlag. She is currently editing a novel. Previously, Persephone co produced two self published books (The Bee’s Tour of Gouda, Buzzing Through Vinita’s Lens in 2012 and A Sample of Gouda in 2016) with collaborator photographer Vinita Salome.

Photo: Suvir Mirchandani