Douglas Reid Skinner
Douglas Reid Skinner was born in Upington in the Northern Cape. He has previously published seven collections, most recently Liminal (2017), as well as ten books of translation, most recently Poesie Scelte: Selected Poems (Edizioni Fili D’Aquilone, translated poems of Marco Fazzini), and Gaius Valerius Catullus: Selected Lyric Poems (Crane River, co-translated with Richard Whitaker). Skinner directed The Carrefour Press from 1988 to 1992 and was editor of New Contrast from 1990 to 1992. He is editor of Stanzas. A new collection is due out in 2022.