Jon Juaristi
Jon Juaristi Linacero (born in Bilbao in 1951) is a Spanish poet, essayist and translator in Spanish and Basque, as well as a self-confessed former ETA militant. At the moment he resides in Madrid.
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José Robles
José Robles Pazos (Santiago de Compostela, 1897–1937) was a Spanish academic and independent left-wing activist. Born to an aristocratic family, Robles embraced left-wing views which forced him to le...
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Pedro Salinas
Pedro Salinas y Serrano (27 November 1891, Madrid – 4 December 1951, Boston) was a Spanish poet, a member of the Generation of '27, as well as a university teacher, scholar and literary critic. ...
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Shem-Tob ben Isaac of Tortosa
Shem-Ṭob ben Isaac of Tortosa (born at Tortosa 1196) was a Provençal rabbi and physician.
He engaged in commerce, and travelled. Once at Acre, he was reminded by its rabbi of his insufficient know...
Emilio García Gómez
Emilio García Gómez, 1st Count of Alixares (4 June 1905 – 31 May 1995) was a Spanish Arabist, literary historian and critic, whose talent as a poet enriched his many translations from Arabic.
Xosé María Díaz Castro
Xosé María Díaz Castro (b. Guitiriz, 19 February 1914 – d. Lugo, 2 October 1990) was a Galician poet and translator.Galician Literature Day is dedicated to him in 2014.
To Spanish: Verner von Heid...
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Isaac ibn Sid
Isaac ibn Sid was a Spanish-Jewish astronomer; he flourished at the Toledo School of Translators in the second half of the thirteenth century.
From the surname "haḤazzan", given him by Isaac Israe...
Antonio Martínez Sarrión
Antonio Martínez Sarrión, poet and translator, born in Albacete (Spain) in 1939.
Studied bachelor in Albacete and licensed in Law in the Universidad de Murcia in 1961. In 1963 he moved to Madrid, ...
Antonio de Nebrija
Antonio de Nebrija (1441 – 5 July 1522), also known as Antonio de Lebrija, Elio Antonio de Lebrija, Antonius Nebrissensis, and Antonio of Lebrixa, was a Spanish Renaissance scholar. He was a teacher, ...
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Javier de Burgos
Francisco Javier de Burgos y del Olmo (October 22, 1778, Motril—January 22, 1848, Madrid) was a Spanish jurist, politician, journalist, and translator.
Born into a noble but poor family, he ...
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Andrés Torres Queiruga
Andrés Torres Queiruga (born 1940 in Aguiño, Ribeira, Galicia) is a Galician theologian, writer and translator.
He studied in Santiago de Compostela and Comillas Pontifical University. He is a doc...
Raymond de Sauvetât
Francis Raymond de Sauvetât, or Raymond of Toledo, was the Archbishop of Toledo from 1125 to 1152. He was a French Benedictine monk, born in Gascony. His most important work was the creation of a work...
Rafael Santos Torroella
Rafael Santos Torroella (Portbou, 1914 – Barcelona, 2002) was a Spanish art critic, translator and poet. Brother of Àngels Santos Torroella, he wrote several books on Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso and...
José Agustín Goytisolo
José Agustín Goytisolo Gay, (Barcelona, 13 April 1928 – 19 March 1999), was a Spanish poet, scholar and essayist. He was the brother of Juan Goytisolo and Luis Goytisolo, also writers.
Born in Bar...
Andreu Nin i Pérez
Andreu Nin i Pérez ([ənˈdɾe.u ˈnin i ˈpeɾes] (February 4, 1892 – June 20, 1937), also known as Andrés Nin, was a Spanish communist politician.
Born in El Vendrell, Tarragona, to a poor family (his...
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Luis de León
Luis Ponce de León, O.E.S.A. (Belmonte, Cuenca, 1527 – Madrigal de las Altas Torres, Castile, Spain, 23 August 1591), was a Spanish lyric poet, Augustinian friar, theologian and academic, active ...
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Bernardino de Mendoza
Bernardino de Mendoza (c. 1540 – August 3, 1604) was a Spanish military commander, a diplomat and a writer on military history and politics.Bernardino de Mendoza was born in Guadalajara, Spain a...
Cabret
Cabret was a Spanish translator active towards the end of the fourteenth century. He translated from Latin into Hebrew. His abridgement of Arnaldus de Villa Nova's De Judiciis Astronomiae or Capitula ...