He was born in Mires Mare, Maramures. He is a professor, his name being linked Equinox literary magazine, which he ran for 17 years. He received many awards: The Award of Writers Union from Romania in 1973, 1979, 1985, 2001 and the Romanian Academy Award in 1985.
Proposal for a fountain, 1966 My poor cleverness, 1969 Late grammar, 1977 Sun and forgetting, 1985 General postponing, 1990
Romanian poetic avant-gardism, 1969 Poetry of a generation, 1973 Transcripts, 1976 Nichita Stanescu. Space and the masks of poetry, 1980 Lucian Blaga, lyric universe, 1981 Fragmentated readings, 1983 The game of poetry, 1985 Avangarde of Romanian literature, 1990 To write and to be. Ilarie Voronca and metamorphosis of poetry, 1993 Revision, 1995 Transparent pages, 1997 French hours, Ajournement General, 1994