Raül Garrigasait

Chair of La Casa dels Clàssics, a creation and thinking space

Classical philologist, writer, translator and editor. Chair of La Casa dels Clàssics, a creation and thinking space that reaffirms the importance of the timeless classic and disseminates them in all possible languages and formats, among a wide, diverse and cross-cutting public. 

His publications include El gos cosmopolita i dos espècimens més (2011), an essay halfway between philosophical reflection and narrative; the novel Els estranys (2017), which won the Premi Llibreter award, the Òmnium award for best Catalan-language novel of the year and the El Setè Cel award, and El fugitiu que no se’n va (2018), on Rusiñol and the outbreak of modernity. He has translated works by Plato, Goethe, Alexandros Papadiamandis, Joseph Roth and Peter Sloterdijk, among other writers. 
 

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