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Isabel Soler

Isabel Soler (Barcelona, 1964) is a lecturer in Portuguese Literature and Culture at the University of Barcelona and translator, inter alia, of Jorge Amado, Manuel Rui and Vergílio Ferreira. She also writes for several literary magazines. Her research and studies on Portuguese journeys and letters of the Renaissance have culminated in the works El nudo y la esfera (The Knot and the Sphere, Acantilado, 2003), Los mares náufragos (Shipwreck Seas, Acantilado, 2004) and Derrota de Vasco de Gama (The Course of Vasco de Gama, Acantilado, 2011).