Giovanni Raboni

(1932 – 2004) was the author of many volumes of poetry and criticism.  He also translated widely from French literature, including an acclaimed version of Proust.  In 2006 his complete Opera poetica was published in the Meridiani series of classic Italian authors.  A comprehensive volume of translations from his work, Every Third Thought: Selected Poems 1950  2004, will be published by Chelsea Editions.