Anxo Tarrío Varela

Category: Professor and writer
Birth Date: 11th March 1945
Birth Place: Santiago de Compostela
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He took his degree in Philosophy and Arts (Romance Philology) at Santiago University and his doctor's degree at Oviedo University. He was a Professor at the University Colleges of Lugo (1973-78) and Vigo (1978-81). Since 1981 up to now, he has been a Professor at Santiago University, teaching Galician and Portuguese Philology.

 Work & Activities

These are some of his most important works: De letras y de signos. Ensayos de semiótica y crítica literaria, 1987. Álvaro Cunqueiro en los disfraces de la melancolía, 1989. Literatura gallega, 1988. Literatura gallega. Aportaciones a una historia crítica, 1994.

 Other Interesting Aspects

In 1982, he got the International Research Prize for his book Lectura semiológica de Fortunata y Jacinta.