Filipa Leal

Portuguese Guest

Filipa Leal was born in Porto and studied journalism at the University of Westminster in London. She went on to earm a MA in Portuguese and Brazilian Literature at the University of Porto and has since worked as a journalist in radio, newspapers and television and organised a series of literary readings and events in different cultural venues. Poetry books since 2000:Talvez os Lírios Compreendam (2004), A Cidade Líquida e Outras Texturas (2006), O Problema de ser Norte (2008), A Inexistência de Eva (2009). Vale Formoso (2012)