Master in Literary Creation

Academic Directors

José María Micó

  • Poet and Translator.
  • Professor of Spanish Literature at Pompeu Fabra University.

Jorge Carrión

  • Writer and cultural critic for The New York Times en Español.
  • Doctor of Humanities, Pompeu Fabra University.
  • Author of novels and non-fiction books translated into fifteen languages.

Faculty

Valerie Miles

  • Writer, publisher and journalist.
  • Founder of Granta en Español magazine.
  • She publishes in The New York Times and The New Yorker.

JUAN PABLO VILLALOBOS ALVA

  • Writer and translator.
  • Herralde Novel Prize for No voy a pedirle a nadie que me crea.
  • His books have been translated into fifteen languages.

Robert Juan Cantavella

  • Writer, journalist and translator.
  • He has published five novels and the non-fiction book La Realidad. Crónicas canallas.
  • He was head of the editorial department at Lateral magazine.

Eloy Fernández Porta

  • Writer and cultural critic.
  • Doctor of Humanities, Pompeu Fabra University. Lecturer on the Global Studies program.
  • Anagrama Essay Prize and Ciudad de Barcelona Prize.

Mathias Enard

  • Writer.
  • Goncourt Prize, Leipzig Prize, Gregor von Rezzori Prize and shortlisted for the Man Booker prize for the novel Compass.
  • Formerly a lecturer in Arabic at the University of Barcelona.

Antonio Muñoz Molina

  • Writer.
  • Member of the Spanish Royal Academy and winner of the Prince of Asturias Prize.
  • Formerly a lecturer on the Creative Writing in Spanish program at New York University.

Samanta Schweblin

  • Writer.
  • Casa de las Américas Prize, Tigre Juan Prize, Ribera de Duero Prize and shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.
  • Her short stories and novels have been translated into twenty-five languages.

Martín Caparrós

  • Writer and journalist.
  • Planeta Argentina Prize, Herralde Novel Prize and Maria Moors Cabot Prize.
  • Lecturer at the Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for New Latin American Journalism.
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