Jorge Riechmann Fernández

Madrid, Spain, 1962

Jorge Riechmann Fernández, born in 1962 in Madrid. Writes poetry, literary, political and sociological essays. Translates German and French literature. Holds an MA in Political Sciens, has also dealt with Mathematics, Philosophy and German Literature. Works as a professor at the Barcelona university, Department of Sociology and Methodology of the Social Sciences, as well as at the Confederal Department of Ecology in Madrid and at the Fundation Primerno de Mayo. He is also an editor of several magazines. His poems have also appeared in numerous anthologies. Has also published a number of translations and works from the field of Social Sciences.