February 11, 2006
72 Spring Street, 2nd Floor, NYC
Catalan Poetry Symposium
Novels by CHRISTOPHER WHYTE (1952-) include THE GAY DECAMERON and THE CLOUD MACHINERY. He is also a prizewinning poet in Scottish Gaelic. As well as translating Ferrater, Marçal and Comadira into English he has written on Ferrater and Gil de Biedma and on Manent and Marai. From 1990 to 2005 he taught in the Department of Scottish Literature at Glasgow University. He now writes full time and lives in Budapest.