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Joan Salvat Papasseit

  • Birth 16 May 1894
  • Death 7 Aug 1924
  • Burial Barcelona, Provincia de Barcelona, Cataluna, Spain
  • Plot Agrupación 17. Piso 2. Nicho 563.
  • Memorial ID 16728035

Author, Journalist. He was born in Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain. He began his work as journalist in the magazines "Los Miserables" and "Un Enemic del Poble." Later, Salvat began his career as a poet, becoming one of the most respected writers of his time, and a representative of the futurism style. His work is notable for its nonconformity, idealism and the foreboding of a premature death. He is remembered for his books "Humo de Fábrica," "Poemes de Ondes Hertzianes" (Poems in Herzian Waves), "L'Irradiador del Port i les Gavines," "Les Conspiracions," "El Poema de la Rosa als Llavis" (The Poem of the Rose at the Lips) and "Óssa Menor." His poetic work has been made available to a wide public, in particular through musical arrangements and recitals by Lluís Llach, Ovidi Montllor, Guillermina Motta and Joan Manuel Serrat, among many others. He died in his hometown.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 20 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16728035
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joan Salvat Papasseit (16 May 1894–7 Aug 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16728035, citing Cementiri de Montjuïc, Barcelona, Provincia de Barcelona, Cataluna, Spain ; Maintained by Find A Grave .