Joan-Daniel BEZSONOFF


Joan-Daniel Bezsonoff (Perpignan, 1963) is a teacher of Catalan language in Perpignan and writes for several newspapers and magazines. Among his works, one should mention the novels La guerra dels cornuts (Empuries, 2004, winner of the Just M. Casero Award 2003 and the MediterranĂ©e Prize 2004), Les AmnĂšsies de DĂ©u (EmpĂșries 2005, winner of the SalambĂł, Crexells and Maria Àngels Anglada awards), Els taxistes del Tsar (EmpĂșries, 2007), La melancolia dels oficials (EmpĂșries, 2011) and Matar De Gaulle (EmpĂșries, 2014).

He has also published three autobiographical books: Una educació francesa (L’Avenç, 2009 – Lletra d®Or Award 2010), Les meues universitats (L’Avenç, 2012) and El fill del coronel (L'Avenç 2017) published as an omnibus edition entitled Les set vides d’un gat rus (L’Avenç, 2019).

In 2017 he published La ballarina de BerlĂ­n (EmpĂșries, 2017) and in 2022 he returns with the long awaited El diable es va aturar a OrĂ  (EmpĂșries, 2022).







El diable es va aturar a OrĂ 

EmpĂșries, 2022

L’AMOR, LA GUERRA I ALTRES OCUPACIONS

Love, War and Other Occupations | SidillĂ , 2020

Les set vides d’un gat rus

The Seven Lives of a Russian Cat | L'Avenç, 2019

La ballarina de BerlĂ­n

The Dancer from Berlin | EmpĂșries, 2017

El fill del coronel

The Coronel’s Son | L'Avenç, 2017

Guia sentimental de PerpinyĂ 

Sentimental guide of PerpinyĂ  | PĂČrtic, 2015

Matar De Gaulle

Killing De Gaulle | EmpĂșries, 2014

Les meues universitats

My Universities | L'Avenç, 2012

La melancolia dels oficials

The Soldiers’ Melancholy | EmpĂșries, 2011

Un paĂ­s de butxaca

A Pocket Country | EmpĂșries, 2010

Una educaciĂł francesa

A French Education | L' Avenç, 2009

Els taxistes del Tsar

The Taxi Drivers of the Tsar | EmpĂșries, 2007

Les amnĂšsies de DĂ©u

God’s Amnesias | EmpĂșries, 2006

La guerra dels cornuts

War of the Cuckolds | EmpĂșries, 2004

La presonera d’Alger

The Prisoner of Algiers | EmpĂșries, 2002

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