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Gilbert Adair Biography and Poems

Gilbert Adair Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Gilbert Adair, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by Adair, as well as, a video biography...if available.

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Gilbert Adair (29 December 1944 – 8 December 2011) was a Scottish novelist, poet, film critic and journalist. He was critically most famous for the "fiendish" translation of Georges Perec 's postmodern novel A Void, in which the letter e is not used, but was more widely known for the films adapted from his novels, including Love and Death on Long Island (1997) and The Dreamers (2003).

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