Mercedes de Vega is an author with a degree in Sociology and Political Science. She has lived and worked in New York, USA and Barcelona, Spain. She is currently living in Madrid. De Vega studied literature at the Complutense University of Madrid and has participated in a number of writing workshops. She frequently collaborates in various literary magazines and is a member of the jury for the Short Story Prize, Resonances.
De Vega has published a book of short stories;Stories from a Seismograph, Ediciones Atlantis, and various collective publications such as the short story anthologies; Sofia’s Thread (2011), translated and edited by the University of Sofia, Bulgaria;Madrid Hits the Hits Crisis (2012) andMadrid Corruption(2013), all three books were published by Ediciones Atlantis Madrid.
The English Professoris her first novel, published by Huerga and Fierro Editores.
She writes usually in her blog;Escribir…, (Write) one of the most popular blogs online. Her writing is highly recognized in online and in social networks.