Terenci Moix (1942-2003)

Deir el-Medina
Photo taken by:
Steve F-E-Cameron
Death: 2nd April 2003
Cause of death: Emphysema
Photo taken by: Nomo
Location: Cremated, ashes scattered in three different locations: Deir-el-Medina and Alexandria Bay, Egypt and Carrer de Joaquín Costa, Barcelona.
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Catalan writer. Openly gay, his work criticised Spanish society, especially during Franco’s dictatorship. Terenci wrote in both Spanish and Catalan and he received some of the most important literary prizes of both languages.