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Luft, Lya Fett

LUFT, Lya Fett

LUFT, Lya Fett. Brazilian, b. 1938. Genres: Poetry, Essays. Career: Translator, poet, essayist, novelist, teacher, 1964-. Publications: POETRY AND ESSAYS: Cancoes de limiar, 1964; Flauta doce: Tema e variacoes, 1972; Materia do cotidiano, 1978; Mulher no palco, 1984; O lado fatal, 1988. NOVELS: As parceiras, 1980; A asa esquerda do anjo, 1981; Reuniad do familia, 1982; O quarto fechado, 1984, trans. by C.C. McClendon and B.J. Craige as The Island of the Dead, 1986; Exilio, 1987, trans. by G. Pontiero as The Red House, 1994. Translator of German- and English-language works of fiction into Portuguese. Address: c/o Carcanet Press, Fourth Floor, Conavon Ct., Blackfriars St., Manchester M3 5BQ, England.

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