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Daniel Sloate


Daniel Sloate was a writer and translator with more than a dozen books published, including Rimbaud’s Illuminations, and a series of Quebec poets in translation. Born in Windsor, Ontario, Sloate attended the University of Western Ontario (Honours B. A. in French and English), and then spent 15 years in France where he obtained a doctorate in French literature from the Sorbonne. He taught for many of those years at the Translators’ School in Paris, then came back to Canada where he taught for 26 years in the Linguistics Department of the Université de Montréal.

Books by Daniel Sloate

Ds_ofdissonanceshad2001 Of Dissonance and Shadows

Books translated by Daniel Sloate

41n0a6qy69l._ss500_ The Night Will Be Insistent

World_dorion No End to the World

English and French


January 27, 1931

Windsor, ON

April 10, 2009