Antonio Sáez Delgado – Comparatistas – english version

Antonio Sáez Delgado

Senior Lecturer 


foto_asdBiographical note

Antonio Sáez Delgado (PhD, University of Extremadura, 1999) is an Assistant Professor at the School of Social Sciences at the University of Evora. Researcher and translator, he has specialized in the literary relations between Spain and Portugal in the first decades of the 20th century, having written several monographs on this domain. As a translator, he was awarded the Giovanni Pontiero Prize in 2008 and has translated into Spanish several authors such as Fernando Pessoa, José Saramago, António Lobo Antunes, Teixeira de Pascoaes, Fialho de Almeida and Manuel António Pina, among others. As a literary critic, he collaborates regularly with Babelia, the cultural supplement of El País newspaper. He is the director of Suroeste, a magazine of Iberian literatures.

Main areas of research

  • Iberian Studies;
  • Comparative Literature;
  • Spanish Literature;
  • Portuguese Literature;
  • Modernism.

Selected publications

  • Antonio Sáez Delgado & Filipa Soares, Coord. (2016): Almada Negreiros em Madrid, Madrid, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado, Ed. (2016): Abriu. Textuality Studies on Brazil, Galicia and Portugal (Edição, editor único), Monográfico: The Livro do Desassossego by Fernando Pessoa, challenging translators/editors, Barcelona, Universidade de Barcelona.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado, Ed. (2016): “Modernism and the Spanish Avant-garde in dialogue with Portugal”, AAVV (Eds. Eduardo Gregory e Juan Herrero-Senés), Avant-garde Cultural Practices in Spain (1914-1936): The Challenge of Modernity, Leiden / Boston, Brill / Rodopi, pp. 116-126.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado (2015): Pessoa y España, Valência, Pre-Textos, 2015.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado (2015): “O Futurismo em Portugal”, Carlos Reis e António Apolinário Lourenço, História Crítica da Literatura Portuguesa, vol. VIII (O Modernismo), Lisboa, Verbo,  pp. 57-61.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado (2012): Nuevos espíritus contemporáneos. Diálogos literarios luso-españoles entre el Modernismo y la Vanguardia, Sevilha, Renacimiento.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado (2011): Fernando Pessoa e Espanha, Évora, Licorne.
  • Antonio Sáez Delgado (2008): Espíritus contemporáneos. Relaciones literarias luso-españolas entre el Modernismo y la Vanguardia, Sevilha, Renacimiento.

DIIA – Iberian and Ibero-American Dialogues / LOCUS

This work is financed by national funds through the FCT - Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P., within the scope of the project UIDB/00509/2020 and UIDP/00509/2020.