Joan Margarit i Consarnau

Spanish architect and poet

Joan Margarit i Consarnau (Catalan pronunciation: [ʒuˈan məɾɣəˈɾit i kunsəɾˈnaw]; born 11 May 1938) is a Spanish poet, architect and retired professor. Most of his work is written in the Catalan language. He won the 2019 Miguel de Cervantes Prize.

Joan Margarit
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BornJoan Margarit i Consarnau
(1938-05-11) May 11, 1938 (age 82)
Sanaüja (Lleida), Spain
LanguageSpanish, Catalan

In October 2008, Magrit received the Premio Nacional de Poesía for Casa de Misericordia.[1]

He was also Professor of Structural Calculations at Barcelona's Technical School of Architecture in the Polytechnic University of Catalonia.