Salvador Espriu

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Birthday
10, 1913
Birthplace
Spain
Death Date
Feb 22, 1985 (71)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
10, 1913
Birthplace
Spain
Death Date
Feb 22, 1985 (71)

About

Spanish, Catalan-language poet, dramatist, and novelist who published La pell de brau in 1960. His other well-known works include Aspectes and Llibre de Sinera.

Before Fame

He studied ancient history and law at the University of Barcelona.

Trivia

He was associated with a Catalan, anti-modernist literary movement known as Noucentisme.

Family Life

He was the son of a lawyer and spent his childhood mostly in Barcelona and Arenys de Mar.

Associated With

He was, according to literary critic Harold Bloom, a superb author who should have been awarded the Nobel Prize in poetry.

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