Tag Archives: Portugal

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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Quero Que as Personaxes Estean Vivas E que lles pasen Cousas Novas

The phrase Quero Que as Personaxes Estean Vivas E que lles pasen Cousas Novas has different translations in Galician, Spanish and Portuguese language.  In Galician, if translated it will be “I want the characters I Living and they pass new … Continue reading

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Xavier Alcala Navarro

Xavier Alcala Navarro or Alcalá Francisco Xavier Navarro or alias Xavier Alcala was born in 1947 at Miguelturra, the province of Ciudad Real. He is a Spanish writer in Galician language. He works as a Telecommunications Engineer and also in various … Continue reading

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Uxio Novo Neira (1930-1999)

  Uxio Novo Neira’s famous work is “The Sierrra del Courel” which is used as a main reference for physical or landscaping verses in Galician literature.  He also wrote the I Eidos, in 1955, a poetry book about poetic cycles. … Continue reading

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Luisa Villalta

Luisa Villalta or Villalta Louise Gomez (1957-2004) is a Galician philologist, violinist, and writer. She earned a degree in Galician-Portuguese and Hispanic Philology at the University of Santiago de Compostela.  She worked as a literature and language teacher for high … Continue reading

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Ramiro Fonte Crespo

Ramiro Fonte Crespo (1957-2008), is a writer of Spain and Galicia with works mainly published in Galician language.  He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Letters and become a professor of Galician literature and language.  Ramiro Crespo is a … Continue reading

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Lecturas

Lecturas Basicas: A Literary Reader is written by Guillermo I. Castillo – Feliu.  It presents a very interesting stories of well-celebrated authors like Ruben Dario, Jose Donoso, and Jorge Luis Borges, thus making it a rich introduction to the magnificent … Continue reading

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Game Over Texto e Espectaculo

The phrase “Game Over Texto e Espectaculo” in Portuguese means “Game Over Text and Performance”.  If translated in Spanish it means “Game Over Text and Spectacle” and in Galician text connotes “Game Over Text Shows”.  Observing this phrases, one would … Continue reading

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Herba Aqui Ou Acola

Herba Aqui Ou Acola is a collection of poem written by Alvaro Cunqueiro or also known as Alvaro Mora Conqueiro.   It is a romantic poem about love, soul and letting go.   Alvaro Cunquiero is considered as a great Galician and Castilian … Continue reading

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Este Premio Significa Facerse Maior

The English translation of the Portuguese phrase “Este Premio Significa Facerse Maior is “This means Facerse Major Award” and or “This means award”.  For Spanish, the context of the translation of the phrase “Facerse Maior” means growing up.  Looking at … Continue reading

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