Marina Bernardo Flórez


My name is Marina Bernardo Flórez and I come from Barcelona, Spain. I am a language teacher (English, Russian and Spanish for foreigners), as well as a translator and interpreter. I have been Assistant Professor at the Department of Foreign Languages, at the Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences, at Blanquerna, Universitat Ramón Llull (Barcelona). I am a member of the CILCEAL Research Group (Interlinguistic and Intercultural Competence in Foreign Language Teaching and Learning). My areas of interest are Chicano Studies, Children and Young Adults’ Literature, Translation Studies and Gender Studies, as well as Plurilingualism and Multiculturalism.

Celebrating Diversity in Chicano Children’s Literature: Maya Christina Gonzalez’s Call Me Tree / Llámame árbol