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Editor , writer

Josep Maria Castellet Diaz de Cossio, Spanish writer, editor. Decorated creu Sant Jordi de la Generalitat de Catalunya (Spain), officer National Order of Merit (France); recipient Gold medal of fine arts Spanish Ministry of Culture. Member European Comty. of Writers (member management committee), Pen Club (member management committee), Association Writers in the Catalonian Language (1st president), European Society Culture.

Background

Cossio, Josep Maria Castellet Diaz de was born on December 15, 1926 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Jose Maria Castellet and Encarnacion Diaz de Cossio.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Barcelona. Degree in Law, University Barcelona, 1951.

Career

Manager editor Editorial Praxis, 1957-1964. Literature director Edicions 62, S.A., since 1964, Ediciones Peninsula, since 1964.

Membership

Member European Comty. of Writers (member management committee), Pen Club (member management committee), Association Writers in the Catalonian Language (1st president), European Society Culture.

Connections

Married Isabel Mirete, January 17, 1958.

father:
Jose Maria Castellet

mother:
Encarnacion Diaz

spouse:
Isabel Mirete