Dr Bayó Belengeur, M.A. (Dublin), PhD (Dublin)Head of Department, Assistant Professor
Dr Bayó Belenguer obtained her M.A. and Ph.D. from Trinity College Dublin, where she teaches contemporary Peninsular Studies and Advanced Language Translation at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Her main areas of research, which are integral to her teaching and publications, are the Spanish Civil War, the Franco Era, and the Transition to Democracy, with a focus on the relationship between history and its representation in literature, cinema, and other cultural artifacts. While retaining her interest in Translation Studies, she continues examining the socio-political and literary concerns of the influential Spanish intellectual and writer Manuel Vázquez Montalbán.
She is a member of a major International Research Network, officially recognized by the Spanish Ministry of Education, on the Spanish Civil War, and has organized/co-organized several international interdisciplinary conferences and symposia.