Martín Veiga is a poet, translator and academic. He lectures in Hispanic Studies at University College Cork, where he is also the director of the Irish Centre for Galician Studies. He is the co-editor of Galicia 21, Journal of Contemporary Galician Studies and has published in research fields such as modern and contemporary Galician and Irish poetry, creative writing, literary translation and travel writing in the Hispanic world.

His most recent books include the poetry collection A ganancia e a perda (2020), the bilingual anthology Alfaias na lama: poesía selecta 1990-2020 / Jewels in the Mud: Selected Poems 1990-2020 (2020) and the co-edited volume A Different Eden: Ecopoetry from Ireland and Galicia (2021).

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