Centre for Galician Studies in Wales: Research

The Centre for Galician Studies in Wales and its associates publish widely and in a variety of formats. In collaboration with the Irish Centre for Galician Studies, the Centre for Galician Studies in Wales publishes the leading online journal in Galician Studies, Galicia 21: Journal of Contemporary Galician Studies (which has published one issue annually since 2009).

Below is a list of our publications:

Books

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2014) Galiza, um povo sentimental? Género, cultura e política no imaginário nacional galego. Santiago de Compostela: Através Editora. 2015 Award for Best Essay in Galician Language, Association of Writers in Galician (AELG).

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2013) Galicia, a Sentimental Nation: Gender, Culture and Politics. Cardiff: University of Wales Press.

Edited books and journals

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2014) A Companion to Galician Culture. Woodbridge: Tamesis.

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena and Kirsty Hooper (2009) Critical Approaches to the Nation in Galician Studies. Special issue of the Bulletin of Hispanic Studies 86 (2).

Peer-reviewed journal articles

Miranda-Barreiro, David (2018) “From Pioneer of Comics to Cultural Myth: Castelao in Galician Graphic Biography.” European Comic Art, 11 (1): 66–86

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2012) “From Sentimentality to Masculine Excess in Galician National Discourse: Approaching Ricardo Carvalho Calero’s Literary History.” Men and Masculinities 15 (4): 367–87.

Miranda-Barreiro, David (2013) “Extramunde: a narrativa da viaxe e o paradoxo da alteridade.” Galicia 21: Journal of Contemporary Galician Studies, Issue E, 2013: 57–75

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2009) “Alternative Values: From the National to the Sentimental in Galician Literary History.” Bulletin of Hispanic Studies 86 (2): 71–92.

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2008) “Inaugurar, reanudar, renovar: A escrita de Teresa Moure no contexto da narrativa feminista contemporánea.” Anuario de Estudos Galegos: 72–87.

Book chapters

López-López, Lorena (2018) “O poder nas marxes: post-humanismo tecnolóxico, mosntro e subvsersión n anarrativa de Cristina Pavón”, in M. Boguszewicz, Ana Garrido and Dolores Vilavedra (eds) Identidade(s) e xénero(s) na cultura galega: unha achega interdisciplinar, Instituto de Estudios Ibéricos e Iberoamericanos de la Universidad de Varsovia, 115–144.

Miranda-Barreiro, David (2017) “Cando chegamos ô Unai Estei’: Literary Representations of Galician Migration to New York in the first Half of the 20th Century”, in DePalma, Renée and Antía Pérez-Caramés (Eds.) Galician Migrations: A Case Study of Emerging Super-diversity, Springer, pp. 27–38.

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2016) “Sentimentality as Consensus: Imagining Galicia in the Democratic Period.” In Engaging the Emotions in Spanish Culture and History, edited by Luisa Elena Delgado, Pura Fernández and Jo Labanyi, 210–24. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press.

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2014) “Rosalía de Castro: Life, Text and Afterlife.” In A Companion to Galician Culture, edited by Helena Miguélez-Carballeira, 175–193. Woodbridge: Tamesis.

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2012) “¿Por qué Rosalía de Castro tenía razón? El caballero de las botas azules como texto antisistema.” In Canon y subversión: la narrativa de Rosalía de Castro, edited by Helena González and M.C. Rábade Villar, 121–38. Barcelona: Icaria.

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2010) “Of Nouns and Adjectives: Women’s Narrative and Literary Criticism in Galicia.” In Creation, Publishing and Criticism: The Advance of Women’s Writing, edited by María Xesús Nogueira, Laura Lojo and Manuela Palacios, 119–32. Berlin & New York: Peter Lang.

Translations

As cantigas de Martin Codax en 55 idiomas. Translated from Galician-Portuguese into Welsh by Aled Llion Jones and Helena Miguélez-Carballeira. Universidade de Vigo, (2018).

Ifor Ap Glyn, Terfysg. Translated from Welsh to Galician by D. Miranda-Barreiro and Phil Davies, Dorna: expresión poética galega, 37 (2014).

María do Cebreiro, I am not from here, Exeter: Shearsman. Translated and with critical introduction by H. Miguélez-Carballeira (2010).

Miscellaneous

Miguélez-Carballeira, Helena (2014) “A casa de Rosalía, a Rosalía da casa: Historia, discurso e representación na Casa-Museo de Rosalía de Castro.” In Rosalía de Castro no século XXI: Unha nova ollada, edited by R. Álvarez et al. Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega.

“In Conversation: Maria do Cebreiro and Menna Elfyn” (2008), Poetry Wales 44(2):10–14

“O dragón na encrucillada” (2018), Special Dossier on Wales of Sermos Galiza, no. 194. Ed. by Lorena Lopez and Mario Regueira.