Ricardo Pau-Llosa was born in Havana in 1954 and has lived in the United States since 1960.
His sixth book of poetry, “Parable Hunter” was published this year by Carnegie Mellon Press. Other titles include: “Vereda Tropical” (1999); “Cuba” (1993); “Bread of the Imagined” (1992); and “Sorting Metaphors” (1983).
Pau-Llosa also is a published short fiction writer and a widely published art critic, specializing in Latin American art and serving as a senior editor of Art International magazine.
He lives in Coral Gables, Fla.
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