Alastair Reid obituary: Essayist who graced the columns of the New Yorker for 40 years, poet, and translator of many Hispanic authors

Alastair_ReidThanks to Anne Fletcher for digging up some more information about the Scottish poet, Alastair Reid, whose translations of Pablo Neruda we read during our session on the Chilean poet on Thursday, September 25. Coincidentally, Reid died just last week, on 22 September 2014. Read his obituary in The Guardian: Alastair Reid obituary.

Listen to Alastair Reid read his marvellous poem “Curiosity”

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