Monthly Archives: June 2012

Anton Aviles de Taramancos

Anton Aviles de Taramancos (1935 – 1992) uses the pseudonym Taramancos Aviles. He was born in Noia on April 6, 1935 and died in Coruna on March 23, 1992.  He is an eminent Galician writer and the 2003 Galician Literature … Continue reading

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As Cronicas de Gaidil

As Cronicas de Gaidil or As Gaidil Chronicles refers to a RPG which was designed by Pablo Fernandez Otero and Nacho Rodriguez Dominguez.  It is adapted on the incredible vision of Galicia, Atlantic and Celtic culture.  It presents an atmosphere … Continue reading

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Celso Emilio Ferreiro Miguez

Celso Emilio Ferreiro Miguez (1912-1979) was a distinguished Galician political writer.  He came from a wealthy family that owns a huge farm in Galicia.  At the age of 20, he was actively participating in the Mocedaes Galeguistas of Celanova and … Continue reading

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Son dos de Galiza Porque Me Fixen Galeguista Con Castelao

  The phrase Son dos de Galiza Porque Me Fixen Galeguista Con Castelao if translated from Galician to English would mean “They are the Galician because I have Galleguista with Castelao.”       Alfonso Rodriguez Castelao is an author … Continue reading

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Monografico01 Demedo

The translation of Monografico01 Demedo from Galician to English text is Monographic 01 Demedo. Monografico is an adjective term in Spanish which means monographic.  This term refers to documentaries like those found in the museums like the monographic documentary on … Continue reading

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Manuel Forcadela

Manuel Santiago Alvarex Fernandez uses the pseudonym Manuel Forcadel, he was born on July 25, 1958 in Forcadela, Thyme.  He is also an award-winning Galician writer.  He completed a degree in Philology Galician-Portuguese in July of 1985.     He … Continue reading

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Gonzalo Navaza Blanco

Gonzalo Navaza Blanco or Navazo Ramon Gonzalo Blanco was born on February 28, 1957 in Lalin.  He was a scholar, translator, writer, professor and stage actor.  He is an expert in the names of places and teaches literature subject at … Continue reading

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O Silencio dos Deuses

In the O Silencio dos Deuses book, the writers and philosophers talk to each other to break the silence of the gods about the vulnerable and finite condition of men.  Having different languages Conrad, Cunqueiro, Voltaire, Sophocles, Homero and also … Continue reading

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Xurxo Borrazas Farina

Xurxo Borrazas Farina or Xurzo Borrazas was born on 1963 in Carballo.  He is a Galician writer who has a degree in English Philology from the Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. While studying, he already started writing poetry and continued … Continue reading

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Obradoiro de Graffiti en Compostela

The Obradoiro de Graffiti en Compostela or Graffiti Workshop in Compostela is a much awaited event that is held annually in Galicia.  It is considered as an important event or party that everyone is looking forward to attend.   In … Continue reading

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