Hugh Hazelton

Author photo: Edith Boucher-Hazelton   

Author photo: Edith Boucher-Hazelton


Hugh Hazelton is a writer and translator who specializes in the work of Latin American writers living in Canada, as well as in comparisons between Canadian and Quebec literatures and those of the Southern Cone (Argentina, Chile and Uruguay). He has published four books of poetry and has translated eleven books from Spanish and French into English. His translation of Vétiver (Signature, 2005), a collection of poems by the Haitian-Canadian writer Joël Des Rosiers, won the Governor General's award for French-English translation in 2006. He teaches Spanish translation and Latin American civilization at Concordia University in Montreal.

Titles by Hugh Hazelton

The Complete Works of Oliverio Girondo, Volume I (2017)

Vesuvius (2015)

Hallucinations in the Alfalfa and Other Poems (2010)



Books by this author