María Armental

María Armental hails from a coastal town in Galicia, northwest of Spain. She studied English philology at the University of A Coruña where she developed a PhD thesis on the novels of Willa Muir, Jessie Kesson and Janice Galloway against the theoretical background of the work of French philosopher Hélène Cixous. Previously the Spanish co-ordinator and advisor of the Extension Language Programmes department at the University of St Andrews, she works as an English teacher and translator. She has translated a collection of poems by Douglas Dunn into Galician and is now involved in translating Liz Lochhead´s selected poems A Choosing into Spanish.

Maria D. Armental Romero