Rute Beirante

Rute Beirante has a Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, an MA in Biotechnology and Renewable Natural Resources, and a Degree in Modern Languages and Literatures from the University of Lisbon, where she is a researcher at ULICES (University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies). She is presently preparing a PhD on American Literature and has been teaching at the University. She has published articles, chapters in books, poems and short stories.