Imatge Neus Crisol Milian
Lectures de Joan Margarit a la Bilbioteca de Cork, Irlanda
per Neus Crisol Milian - Friday, 19 March 2010, 12:26
 

Joan Margarit 

P O E T R Y   R E A D I N G by acclaimed Catalan poet JOAN MARGARIT

Joan Margarit (1938) is one of the leading figures of contemporary Catalan poetry. He is also an architect, and from 1968 until his retirement was Professor of Structural Calculations at Barcelona's Technical School of Architecture. His work has received important literary awards such as the Premi Carles Riba, Premi de la Crítica Serra d'Or, Premi Nacional de Literatura (Generalitat de Catalunya), Premio Rosalía de Castro, and Premio Nacional de Poesía. Recent poetry collections include Estació de França (1999), Els primers freds. Poesia 1975-1995 (2001), Joana (2002), Càlcul d'estructures (2005), Casa de Misericòrdia (2007), and Misteriosament feliç (2008). Anna Crowe has translated his poetry into English: Tugs in the Fog: Selected Poems (Bloodaxe Books, 2006).

Monday 22nd March, 2010
7:00 pm
Cork City Library, Grand Parade, Cork

Reading will be in Catalan but English translations will be provided

All Welcome - Admission Free


Font: Prof. Helena Buffery, Universitat de Cork, Irlanda