Endika Basáñez Barrio
Former Member of the Consolidated Research Group
Endika Basáñez Barrio holds a degree in Hispanic Philology from the University of the Basque Country (Special End of Degree Award) and a master’s degree in Comparative Literature and Literary Studies from the same university (Best Student of the Year Award). He is currently teaching and researching at this university and is about to read his doctoral thesis on Hispanic-Caribbean migrant subjects and their literary genesis in New York under the direction of Professor María José Martínez Gutiérrez. He has published several articles on Hispanic-American literature and cultures, especially in the Caribbean, and has presented academic papers at the universities of SUNY (New York), Aveiro (Portugal) and Granada (Spain), among others. Likewise, he has made a research stay at the University of Puerto Rico thanks to a grant from the Basque Government/Eusko Jaurlaritza where he has interviewed writers and specialists in Puerto Rican literature.