Joachim Zemmour

Joachim Zemmour

Joachim Zemmour is a French literary translator, PhD-student and associate teacher at the Université Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3, in South West France. He is a specialist in translation studies and Romantic poetry (both in English and in French). Alfred de Vigny has always been one of his favorite French poets along with Charles Baudelaire, Arthur Rimbaud and Stéphane Mallarmé. He has translated various British poets into French (among whom, Alfred Lord Tennyson, in Poèmes Choisis d’Alfred Lord Tennyson) and due to his taste for fantasy literature, he has also translated the ""Raven Series"" by Americian author Patricia Briggs. At Bordeaux 3 University, he belongs to ""CLIMAS"" (Cultures et Littératures des Mondes Anglophones) research laboratory, where he has been an active and regular member of ""Passages"", a translation group that recently translated plays by Derek Walcott and poems by Kamau Daood.

"The Death of the Wolf"

Poetry, Translation
May 22, 2013