Armada, Alfonso

Vigo 1958. Writer and journalist.
(Photograph by Montserrat Boix)

After fourteen years working for El País, he was New York correspondent for ABC from 1999 to 2005. He is the author of travel books, theatre, poetry and narrative in Spanish, and of poetry in Galician. Based on his experience in the United States, he wrote Nueva York, el deseo y la quimera (2007), El sueño americano. Cuaderno de viaje a la elección de Obama (2009) and Diccionario de Nueva York (2010) (Sources: author’s work).