Author's City: Burnaby, BC
Date Of Birth: April 26, 1939
Place Of Birth: Fiume, Italy
Arrival in Canada: 1967
Arrival in BC: 2003

Ancestral Background: Italian

Other Employment: retired university professor

Bibliography: "Per un pugno di terra/ For a Fistful of Soil", Zeisciu Editore, Magenta, Italy, 2006. 239 Pp. (Italian/English) Poetry

"A Major Selection of the Poetry of Giuseppe Ungaretti", A bilingual Edition (Italian/ English). Exile Editions, 1997. 469 Pp.

"La barca in secco", Legas, 1995. 11 Pp. (Italian poetry)

"Il punto caduto", Montfort & Villeroy, 1993. 127 Pp. (Italian poetry)

Awards: International Literary Prize "Scritture di Frontiera" dedicated to Umberto Saba, in Trieste, Italy, May 23, 2008. ($1,500)

Biography: Retired university professor (1966-1997), Vice Consul of Italy Hon. (1978-94). "I love life, love, friends, reading, writing (if I have something to say), painting, music, travelling with my wife, tennis, swimming, sailing. Among my favourite authors are Cervantes, Pirandello, and Kundera."

[BCBW 2008] "Italian" "Poetry"