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Robin Skelton
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Robin Skelton (1925-1997) was a British-born academic, writer, poet, and anthologist. Born in Easington, Yorkshire, Skelton was educated at the University of Leeds and Cambridge University, and taught at Manchester University. In 1963, he emigrated to Canada, and began teaching at the University of Victoria. Skelton was an authority on Irish literature. He is well known for his work as a literary editor and translator. He was a founder and editor, with John Peter, of The Malahat Review.

Books by Robin Skelton

Federico Garcia Lorca: Songs and Ballads