Zenith, Richard

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ZENITH, Richard

ZENITH, Richard. American, b. 1956. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, Poetry, Essays, Translations. Career: Translator and writer. Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, instructor in English, 1979, 1982-83; self- employed writer, translator, and critic, 1985-. Publications: Terceiras Pessoas (in Portuguese; short stories), 2003. TRANSLATOR: L. Vieira, The Loves of Joao Vencio, 1991; A. Lobo Antunes, An Explanation of the Birds, 1991; A. Lobo Antunes, Act of the Damned, 1993; 113 Galician-Portuguese Troubadour Poems, 1995; S. de Mello Breyner, Logbook: Selected Poems, 1997; Fernando Pessoa & Co.-Selected Poems, 1998; A. Lobo Antunes, The Natural Order of Things, 2000; F. Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet, 2001; The Selected Prose of Fernando Pessoa, 2001; A. Lobo Antunes, The Inquisitors' Manual, 2003. Contributor of translations, poems, short stories, and essays to periodicals. Address: Rua Francisco Sanches, 132-4, 1170-144 Lisbon, Portugal. Online address: [email protected]