Daniel Faria

Daniel Augusto da Cunha Faria (10/04/1971 – 09/06/1999) was a Portuguese poet and Catholic theologian.

He graduated in Theology and then took a degree in Portuguese Studies at the Universidade do Porto. He was a novice at the Benedictine Monastery of Singeverga near Porto, Portugal.

Poems

Books

In Portuguese

  • Uma Cidade com muralha (1991)
  • Oxálida (1992)
  • A casa dos ceifeiros (1993)
  • Explicação das árvores e outros animais (1998)
  • Homens que são como lugares mal situados (1998)
  • Dos líquidos (posthumous, 2000)
  • Legenda para uma casa habitada (posthumous, 2000)
  • Dos Liquidos, (posthumous, 2000)
  • Poesia (2003, a collection of the poems from the previous three titles, plus previously unpublished work)

In French

  • Anthologie de la jeune poésie portugaise (2004)
  • Explanation of Trees and of Other Animals (1998)
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2 Comments Add yours

  1. Thank you for these beautiful translations, and thank you for introducing me to this poet whom I didn’t know, despite being from my own country! These poems are absolutely stunning.

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    1. Thank you, Maria! He is one of my favourite poets 🙂

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