Antonio Gamoneda

Spanish poet

Antonio Gamoneda Lobón (born 30 May 1931) is a Spanish poet. He won the Miguel de Cervantes Prize in 2006.

Antonio Gamoneda
León, 2007
León, 2007
BornAntonio Gamoneda Lobón
(1931-05-30) 30 May 1931 (age 89)
Oviedo (Asturias), Spain
Occupationpoet
NationalitySpanish
Notable awardsMiguel de Cervantes Prize
2006

In 1992, Libro del frío (Book of the cold) was published, making him one of the most important poets in Spanish.

In 2005, he was award the inaugural European Prize for Literature. In 2006, he was awarded the Reina Sofia Award, and the Cervantes Prize, the highest honor in Spanish literature.

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