Dom Gabrielli studied literature at Edinburgh, Paris and New York Universities. He has translated widely including published works by Bataille, Leiris and Jabes. In the early 1990’s, he left the academic world to travel and devote himself to writing. Gabrielli has published two books to date. The Eyes of a Man (2009), his first book of poetry, and The Parallel Body (2010), which he recently translated into French (Corps Paralleles, 2012). He has also recently published his third book, A Strange Frenzy, a collection of poetry based on the writings of Rumi. This lovely collection can be purchased via amazon.com. Gabrielli travels extensively from his home in Salento, Italy, where he produces extra virgin olive oil.