Margarida Vale de Gato

© Dirk Skiba

She is a lecturer and researcher at the School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon, in North American Studies and Literary Translation. She has worked mainly on Edgar Allan Poe and on collaborative pedagogy in literary translation. She has published the poetry books Lançamento (Douda Correria, 2016), Atirar para o Torto (Tinta-da-china, 2021), and Mulher ao Mar, an ongoing project whose latest edition is Mulher ao Mar e Corsárias (Mariposa Azual, 2023).

Translated Kwame Dawes' poems into Portuguese.