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Martí Sales

Writer, translator and musician

Born in Barcelona in 1979, Martí Sales is a writer, translator and musician, has a degree in Comparative Literature from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and was a member of the music group Els Surfing Sirles. He has published Huckleberry Finn, winner of the 2005 Vila de Lloseta Prize (Editorial Moll, 2006); Dies feliços a la presó ("Happy Days in Prison" – Editorial Empúries, 2007), and Ara és el moment ("Now Is the Moment" – Amsterdam, 2012). Sales has also translated Jim Dodge, Kurt Vonnegut, Harold Pinter and John Fante. He was director of the International Poetry Festival of Barcelona (2010-2012).

Update: 25 February 2019


Has participated in

Lecture by Enric Casasses

They’re Knocking at the Window

Primera Persona 2014

Autobiographic live sessions: pop music concerts, stand-up comedy, theatre and narrative

Thinking Differently

Pasolini and the Critique of Mainstream Culture