ⓘ Xavier Abraham

                                     

ⓘ Xavier Abraham

Xavier Abraham is a Catalan poet, cultural activist and bookseller born in Palma de Mallorca, Spain in 1945. He is the author of three collections: Iceberg, Les mosques, la por and Sagitari. His poetry includes elements of realism, delicate lyricism and avant-gardism.

Abraham has been the promoter of cultural activities such as the poetry-lecture series Poemes a l’Havanna 1990–93 published as an anthology in 1996, the Traficants de Poesia convention 1996 and the exhibition Art i poesia Art and poetry, 1996. Abraham was the commissioner for the exhibition Bartomeu Rossello-Porcel, poet 1996 and Dos amics de vint anys: Salvador Espriu i Bartomeu Rossello-Porcel Two friends of twenty years: Salvador Espriu i Bartomeu Rossello-Porcel, 2002. In collaboration with Pere Rossello Bover he has published Bartomeu Rossello-Porcel, la llum.

In 1994 he opened the bookstore Sagitari Sagittarius in Palma de Mallorca, specializing in poetry.