Chris Holdaway Biography
Chris Holdaway is a poet, editor, & linguist from Auckland, New Zealand. He co-founded Compound Press as an attempted interface between NZ & international poets & audiences. The press publishes two e-journals (Minarets, & Annexe), as well as a series of handmade chapbooks. He completed BA(honours first class) and MA(honours first class) degrees in linguistics at the University of Auckland, where he researched formal & computational approaches to morphosyntax & pragmatics.
I SEE WHAT YOU MEAN: translating Sign : violence & superfluity (2014: conversational essay with Celeste Oram at Minarets)