Photography of Eduardo Sánchez Rugeles by Inírida Gómez-Castro
Eduardo Sánchez Rugeles was born in Caracas on December 16, 1977. He has worked as writer, screenwriter and teacher. He is a member of the Venezuelan Diaspora, a generation of Venezuelan writers and intellectuals who in the last two decades have left the country as a consequence of the political and economic turmoil under the so-called Bolivarian Revolution currently ruling the country. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from the Andrés Bello Catholic University (2003), a BA in Philosophy from the Universidad Central de Venezuela (2005), a MA in Latin American Studies from the Autonomous University of Madrid (2009) and MA in Literary Studies from the Complutense University of Madrid (2010). For many years he contributed to ReLectura a well known Venezuelan Blog. He has been a resident of Madrid, Spain, since 2007.