Stanley Chapman


Stanley Chapman

Born in 1925, Stanley Chapman is a British architect, designer, translator and writer. His interests include theatre and pataphysics. He was involved with founding the "National Theatre" of London, was a member of Oulipo of the year 1960, founder of the Outrapo and a member also of the French Collège de 'Pataphysique, the [http://www.atlaspress.co.uk/theLIP/ London Institute of 'Pataphysics] and the Lewis Carroll Society. His English translation of Hundred Thousand Billion Poems was received with "admiring stupefaction" by Raymond Queneau.

ome Publications

*"Onze mille verbes, cent virgules" Temps Mêlés n° 98, Verviers, 1969.
*"L’impromptu de Jussieu" Dourdan, 1998.
*"Cosmilidin" Dourdan, 1998.
*"Messaline au Bistrot" Dragée Haute n°21. 1996. Publié par Noël Arnaud.
*"Epopélerinage" Dragée Haute n°35. 1999. Publié par Noël Arnaud.

ome translations

*"Everyone Knows"
*"Darwin certainly saw the importance of the earthworm"
*"Heartsnatcher" by Boris Vian
*"Froth on the Daydream" by Boris Vian
*"Liberty or Love" by Robert Desnos
*" Camille Renault, 1866-1954, World-Maker." by Jean Hugues Sainmont

External links

* http://www.fatrazie.com/stanley_chapman.htm
* [http://www2.ec-lille.fr/~book/oulipo/ l'Oulipo site (in French)]
* [http://site.voila.fr/outrapo/index.jhtml l'Outrapo site (in French)]
* [http://www.atlaspress.co.uk/theLIP/index.cgi?action=chap L.I.P. website]

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