Verónica Membrive Pérez earned a Master’s Degree in English Studies in 2011. She completed her Ph.D. at the University of Almería (2017) on Irish travel writers in Spain during the twentieth-century, and has delivered papers on Walter Starkie, Kate O’Brien and Pearse Hutchinson and their Spanish travels. She is currently teaching English at the University of Almería. Her field of research is Irish Literature, with a special focus on the relationships between Ireland and Spain. She has been recently awarded with the George Campbell Research Award by the University of Málaga.